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Wolves & their relatives

by Erik D. Stoops

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Published by Sterling Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wolves -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature,
  • Wolves -- Miscellanea,
  • Questions and answers

  • About the Edition

    Questions and answers introduce the habits and lifestyles of wolves and their relatives.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesWolves and their relatives
    StatementErik D. Stoops & Dagmar Fertl.
    ContributionsFertl, Dagmar.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C22 S78 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL997104M
    ISBN 100806909269
    LC Control Number96035794
    OCLC/WorldCa35657805

    Winner of the McGinnis-Ritchie award for its first chapter, Emily Fridlund's propulsive and gorgeously written History of Wolves introduces a new writer of enormous range and talent. Fourteen-year-old Linda lives with her parents in the beautiful, austere woods of northern Minnesota, where their nearly abandoned commune stands as a last vestige. In the Far North, wolves still harass the great herds of caribou and menace the musk ox much as their relatives formerly did the game herds farther south. As nature lovers we are loathe to contemplate the extinction of any animal, but the wolf has proven himself to be so destructive that he is regarded as an outlaw and must be dealt with.

      No, wild wolves would never accept a human as a member of the pack. Wolf packs are families consisting of the mother, father, offspring, and other relatives. Wild wolves wouldn’t understand that a human could be “family.” Mowgli and other “wolf ch.   Canids of the World: Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and Their Relatives José R. Castelló Princeton University Press Princeton, New Jersey, pp. $ hardcover. ISBN: ‐0‐‐‐5Author: Joseph W. Hinton.

      Jose Ramon Castello 3 mins Well, after more than two years of intense work, the first copy of "Canids of the World Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and their Relatives" (Princeton.   Emma Barnes's top 10 books with wolves The author of Wolfie picks her favourite wolves in fiction, from the Big Bads of fairytales to a boy's friend in the Chronicles of Ancient Darkness Emma Barnes.


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Grade Despite its question-and-answer format and excellent-quality full-color photos, this book may confound more than clarify readers' knowledge about these animals. The main problem is that the focus is muddy.

The title includes wolves and their relatives, but chapter headings refer to wolves alone.5/5(1). Wolves & Their Relatives Paperback – Decem by Erik Stoops (Author), Dagmar Fertl (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" 5/5(1). Get this from a library. Wolves & their relatives. [Erik D Stoops; Dagmar Fertl] -- Questions and answers introduce the habits and lifestyles of wolves and their relatives.

1. Wolves are highly social and Wolves & their relatives book animals. Rather than living in a pack of unrelated wolves, a pack is usually made up of an alpha male and female, offspring from previous years who. "Summer of the Wolves" by Polly Carlson-Voiles is the story of a teenage girl named Nika and her younger brother Randall.

They have lost their only living parent -- their mother. Bounced from foster home to foster home, they /5. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Wolves & their relatives by Erik D. Stoops,Sterling Pub. edition, in English Wolves & their relatives ( edition) | Open LibraryPages:   Gr Despite its question-and-answer format and excellent-quality full-color photos, this book may confound more than clarify readers' knowledge about these animals.

The main problem is that the focus is muddy. The title refers to wolves and their relatives, but chapter headings refer to wolves : Erik Daniel Stoops. Wolves live and hunt in packs of around six to ten animals.

They are known to roam large distances, perhaps 12 miles in a single day. These social animals cooperate on. Canids of the World: Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and Their Relatives Jose R.

Castello, Claudio Sillero-Zubiri The most complete and user-friendly photographic field guide to the world's canids. Jean Craighead George - author of the Newbery Medal winning Julie of the Wolves, and the Newbery Honor Book My Side of the Mountain - delivers an immensely engaging non-fiction picture-book with The Wolves Are Back, one which manages to be both educational and endearing.A celebration of the return of the wolf to Yellowstone National Park, after a long /5.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Canids of the World: Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and Their Relatives by José R. Castelló at Barnes & Noble Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Wolf Families Wolves are very social animals. They live and hunt together in groups called packs.

A wolf pack is really just another name for a family of wolves. A pack is usually made up of an adult male and female wolf and their offspring of various. The social bond between there is so obvious that inin an age when people believed the worst of wolves, a sportsman wrote in a book on hunting: "If the pups chance to meet their sire or dam anytime after they leave the pack they will fawn Book Edition: Classic Edition.

Wolves, foxes, and their relatives have exceptionally keen senses of smell and hearing, with vision being less well developed. The smaller species live mainly on their own but the larger species, including African wild dogs, gray wolves, and coyotes, live in groups. Canids of the World: Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and Their Relatives.

by José R. Castelló June The most complete and user-friendly photographic field guide to. Canids of the World: Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and Their Relatives Book September with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Wolves and their relatives have always been among of the most misunderstood animals around. Now you can find out about the whole species in this glorious, color-filled volume, complete with brilliant and rare photos of these animals in their natural habitat.

Every aspect of their lives is examined -- their survival techniques, their muscular Author: Erik D. Stoops, Dagmar Fertl. The wolf (Canis lupus), also known as the gray wolf or grey wolf, is a large canine native to Eurasia and North is the largest extant member of Canidae, males averaging 40 kg (88 lb) and females 37 kg (82 lb).On average, wolves measure – cm (41–63 in) in length and 80–85 cm (31–33 in) at shoulder height.

The wolf is also distinguished from other Canis Class: Mammalia. Unlike their canine relatives, coyotes have thrived in the U.S.

Despite having been hunted just as intensely as wolves, coyotes have survived. Somehow, coyotes just spread, everywhere. Dan Flores told Steve Paulson how. Yes and no. Jack London (and the rest of the world) were wrong about how wolf packs function at the time that the book was written.

A dog that goes feral or wild, or even a lone wolf for that matter, will rarely or never “join” an existing pack. Next time you look at your cute pooch, remember its DNA is the same as that of a wolf. José Castelló, author of the delightful field guide, Canids of the World: Wolves, Wild Dogs, Foxes, Jackals, Coyotes, and Their Relatives recommends some of the best books to read on dogs and other canids.

Interview by Sophie Roell.8 Mar - Explore kinderbookboard's board "Wolves in picture books", which is followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Books, Wolf and Childrens books pins.At first wolves were hunted for their thick winter fur. Then as cattle and sheep grazing became common, wolves were killed because they preyed on the herds of domestic animals.

The wolves came to Scandinavia from Eurasia after the last ice age s years ago, followed by humans, deer and other mammals.