Readings in animal behavior by Thomas E. McGill

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .

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  • Animal behavior -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Animal psychology -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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Includes bibliographies.

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Statementedited by Thomas E. McGill.
LC ClassificationsQL750 .M3
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 592 p.
Number of Pages592
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5942792M
LC Control Number65013646

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