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141 KELLY, JOHN; MERCER, SCOTT: WOLF, STEVE. The Great Whale Book.
Acropolis Books, Ltd: Washington, D. C.: 087491468X / 9780874914689 s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 

Price: 4.28 USD
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142 KELSEY-WOOD, DENNIS. The Guide To Owning Dwarf Rabbits.
T.F.H. Publications Inc., Neptune City: 2002. 0793821622 / 9780793821624 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 4.75 USD
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143 KINNEY, JAMES R.; THURBER, JAMES (ILLUSTRATIONS). How To Raise A Dog: In The City...in The Suburbs.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1950. Tenth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
A book, written for children, that details how a pet dog should and shouldn't be treated and what to do with him or her. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.04 USD
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144 KISTLER, JOHN M.; LAIR, RICHARD (FOREWORD). War Elephants.
University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln and London: 2007. First Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Elephants have fought in human armies for more than three thousand years. Asian armies boasted of their pachyderm power, while the Romans fielded elephants alongside their legendary legions but were perhaps too proud to admit that mere animals contributed to victory. War Elephants is the story of their largely forgotten role in the history of warfare. Generals throughout recorded history used elephants as tanks, bulldozers, and cargo trucks long before such vehicles existed. Until gunpowder began to reduce the utility of elephants in battle during the seventeenth century, these beasts built roads, swung swords, or simply terrified opposing forces. Although some believe that elephants were mere gimmicks of warfare, John M. Kistler discredits that notion. War Elephants shows that elephants deserve respect for the sacrifices they have made in the service of many cultures. Elephants have long fought for and served human masters, but it is now the elephants themselves that must be protected. John M. Kistler is a freelance writer and runs a small business. He received his mahout certificate from the Elephant Conservation Center in Thailand while assisting consultants on Oliver Stone's film. Includes 36 illustrations, 2 maps, a glossary, and an Index. "Kistler provides a range of interesting facts about elephant behaviour, not least the actual difficulties of managing a force of war elephants in terms of voracious appetite, enormous thirst, expensive armour and long term commitment to training and care. . . . John Kistler's account is often entertaining and certainly wide ranging."—Times Literary Supplement "War Elephants is flawlessly written and researched. . . . If you are interested in reading about ancient warfare, or the role of elephants in war, then this book is highly recommended." —Armchair General "Avid military buffs and students of ancient, medieval, and modern warfare, animal rights, and non-Western warfare will find much of interest in this comprehensive resource."—Library Media Connection "A serious-minded work of significant military history scholarship by professional librarian John Kistler, War Elephants is recommended reading for anyone curious about the important role elephants have played in human history."—Midwest Book Review "Generals used elephants as tanks, bulldozers, and cargo trucks long before such vehicles existed, and, until gunpowder reduced the utility of elephants in battle, these beasts built roads, swung swords, and terrified opposing forces. Kistler tells the story of the elephant's largely forgotten role in the history of warfare."—Reference & Research Book News "War Elephants provides the full history of pachyderms in battle, presenting an animal historian's in-depth history of evidence tracing the use of elephants in battles from 1100 B.C. to the 17th century. From how the elephants participated in battle to strategies against them, War Elephants provides quite a different perspective and is an unique military survey."—The Midwest Book Review - California Bookwatch 
Price: 20.85 USD
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145 KNIGHT, CHARLES R. Life Through The Ages.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1946. Borzoi Books For Young People. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition with tears and chips at top of spine. Covers are slightly soiled. Gift inscription written by Lucy Knight, daughter of the author. 
A collection, with illustrations, of various mammals that have lived and those which have become extinct. Rare 1946 Edition. 
Price: 185.49 USD
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146 KNOX-THOMPSON, ELAINE; DICKENS, SUZANNE. The Young Horse.
Howell Book House, New York: 1986. 0876058578 / 9780876058572 First North American Edition, 1986 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Tells you, in a lively and commonsense way, everything you need to know about training a young horse. Includes an index. 
Price: 33.49 USD
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147 KOSTYAL K.M. Raccoons.
National Geographic Society, Washington D.C.: 1987. 0870446770 / 9780870446771 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Photographs and some prose detailing the life of the raccoon. 
Price: 6.65 USD
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148 KUNKEL, REINHARD. African Elephants.
Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York: 1999. 0810919842 / 9780810919846 First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. Nameplate of previous owner appears on front endpaper. 
Reinhard Kunkel, one of the world's most celebrated wildlife photographers, has lived in close contact with African elephants for thirty years, developing a near-mystical rapport with them. Here, his captivating photographs and moving text - which combines personal observations with the latest scientific information - create an intimate portrait of elephants and their world. 
Price: 42.51 USD
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149 LAWICK-GOODALL, HUGO VAN; LAWICK-GOODALL, JANE VAN Innocent Killers.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1971. 0395121094 / 9780395121092 First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 18.76 USD
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150 LAYCOCK, GEORGE; ASIMOV, ISAAC (INTRODUCTION) North American Wildlife.
Exeter Books, New York: 1983. 0671060058 / 9780671060053 First printing (unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Selected animals are described in full with refrence to their behavior, feeding, breeding, and predatory patterns; their natural enemies and other threats to survival, ans their environment as well as their physical attributes. Together with full-color photos, this highly readable and absorbig text is bound to bring new understanding and appreciation of the beuty and abundanc of the wildlife that surrounds us. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.82 USD
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151 LEMMON, ROBERT S. All About Strange Beasts Of The Present.
Random House, New York: 1957. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Library reject with usual labels and stamping. 

Price: 7.60 USD
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152 LEON, VICKI; FOOTT, JEFF & BUCICH, RICHARD (PHOTOGRAPHERS). A Raft Of Sea Otters: An Affectionate Portrait.
EZ Nature Books, San Luis Obispo: 0945092431 / 9780945092438 s Softcover. Good condition. 
This lively book tells young readers everything they want to know about the life and behavior of the southern sea otter, its northern cousin, and lesser-known river otters. Forty color photographs by 13 exceptional wildlife photographers show the otter at work and play, while range maps show both current and historic locations of the otters. 
Price: 23.04 USD
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153 LESSEM, DON. Dinosaurs Rediscovered: New Findings Which Are Revolutionizing Dinosaur Science.
Simon & Schuster, New York: 1993. 0671797158 / 9780671797157 Touchstone Books. First Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Introduces a new generation of adventurous and talented paleontologists, whose spectacular finds are revolutionizing the way we look at dinosaurs. Provides a comaprehensive, up-to-date primer on dinosaur life, and a compelling portrait of the colorful scientists who are reconstructing the dinosaurs' ancient world. Includes an Index. 
Price: 15.72 USD
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154 LEVINE, MARIE; THORPE, DAVID. Sharks: Questions And Answers.
New Holland Publishers Ltd, London: 1996. 1853683965 / 9781853683961 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 27.79 USD
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155 LEWINSOHN, RICHARD (LUDWIG). Animals, Men And Myths.
Fawcett Publications, Greenwich: 1964 s Softcover. Reading copy. 
"A history of this restless planet's beasts, birds and other inhabitants. "-The New York Times. 
Price: 5.46 USD
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156 LEWIS, GARY; VAN ZWOLL, WAYNE (FOREWORD); PARK, ED (BONUS CHAPTER - "HUNTING COUES DEER"). Deer Hunting: Tactics For Today's Big-game Hunter.
Gary Lewis Outdoors, Bend: 2003. 0971410062 / 9780971410060 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Provides a system and time-tested strategies for hunting Mule Deer, Blacktails, Sitka Blacktails, Whitetails, Coues Deer, Axis Deer, and Pronghorn Antelope. Gary Lewis shares his lifelong fascination with deer and deer hunting, including how to find the best hunts, plan the hunt, strategies for success, and how to care for game in the field. Special chapters on hunting pronghorns and predators show how to maximize your time in the field and expand your hunting opportunities. With practical tips on every page, Deer Hunting gives you the skill and confidence to hunt deer anywhere. 
Price: 18.29 USD
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157 LEYDET, FRANCOIS. The Coyote: Defiant Songdog Of The West.
Chronicle Books, San Francisco: 1977. 0877010862 / 9780877010869 h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Very good reading copy. Library discard. 

Price: 8.08 USD
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158 LIMBURG, PETER. What's In The Names Of Wild Animals.
Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, New York: 1977. 0698306619 / 9780698306615 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.28 USD
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159 LINDSAY, ANNE. Guide To Owning A Rabbit: Housing, Feeding, Breeding, Exhibition, Health Care.
T. F. H. Publications, Neptune City: 1997. 0793821568 / 9780793821563 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Everything you ever wanted to know about rabbits except how to cook them. Includes numerous color photos and an Index. 
Price: 6.65 USD
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160 LINDSAY, B. The Story Of Animal Life.
D. Appleton, New York: 1904. h Hardcover with no dustjacket. Good reading copy with underlining and pencil marks on several pages. 
"It is to the microscope that we owe our knowledge of innumerable little animals that are too small to be seen by the unassisted eye; and it is to the microscope that we owe the most important part of our knowledge about the bodies of larger animals, about the ways in which they are built up, and the uses of their different parts." And so begins The Story of Animal Life. Includes an Index. 
Price: 25.37 USD
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