My Best Book of Wolves and Wild Dogs

My Best Book of Wolves and Wild Dogs

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This introduction to wolves and wild dogs offers young readers an insight into the stealthy world of these highly intelligent hunters. The text and illustrations show wolves and wild dogs hunting in North America, golden jackals scavenging on rubbish in southern Europe, dingos roaming the Australian outback and African wild dogs tirelessly tracking their pray across the Savanna.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 224 x 262 x 6mm | 181.44g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • colour illustrations, glossary, index
  • 0753408201
  • 9780753408209

Table of contents

1 TITLE 2-3 COPYRIGHT AND CONTENTS 4-5 MEET THE WOLF 6-7 A WORLD OF WILD DOGS 8-9 THE FIRST WILD DOGS (DIRE WOLVES DURING THE LAST ICE AGE) 10-11 MEETING AND GREETING (COMMUNICATION) 12-13 GROWING UP (REPRODUCTION) 14-15 NIGHT RAID (HUNTING) 16-17 AFRICAN HUNTING DOGS 18-19 DINGOS 20-21 DHOLES (AKA ASIATIC WILD DOGS) 22-23 FOXES OF THE DESERT 24-25 JACKALS 26-27 UNUSUAL WILD DOGS (MANED WOLF, BUSHDOG) 28-29 WILD DOGS IN DANGER (SMALL-EARED ZORRO, ETHIOPIAN WOLF, FOX HUNTING) 30 STUDYING WOLVES AND WILD DOGS 31 GLOSSARY 32 INDEXshow more

About Christiane Gunzi

Christiane Gunzi has worked in book publishing for over 15 years, mainly writing and editing children's titles. She is an experienced author of natural history books. In the My Best Book of... series, she has written My Best Book of Big Cats and My Best Book of Polar Animals. Christiane is currently enjoying the challenge of running a publishing and packaging company, but still prefers writing about wildlife.show more

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