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By Clive Roots

We proportion the earth with a large choice of animal species, every one of which brings anything precise to the variety of the planet. by means of realizing extra approximately how animals behave and dwell, we achieve a better figuring out of ways lifestyles advanced and the significance of biodiversity. Domestication investigates the animal behavioral trait with which we're so much standard ― how quite a few species of animals have, during the last few millenia, develop into priceless individuals of human societies. every one bankruptcy examines a specific form of domestication, and comprises money owed of of exemplary species that examines their biology, their domestication background, the result of domestication on their form, measurement, colour and body structure, and their comparative habit - prior to and after domestication. Domestication is extremely illustrated with either colour and black and white illustrations.

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