Wild Ways

Field Companion to the Behaviour of Southern African Mammals

Peter Apps

Southern Africa has a rich mammal fauna. Identifying mammals is part of the fun - understanding their behavior is just as fascinating. With his extensive knowledge and experience, Peter Apps describes and interprets the behavior of all the significant mammals from aardvarks to tsessebe.
Date Published :
August 2014
Publisher :
Penguin Random House South Africa
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ISBN : 9781920544850

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• Why would a mongoose groom an impala?
• Why are elephants so interested in their dead?
• Which antelope eats small mammals?

Wild Ways brings to life the fascinating behavior of southern Africa’s mammals, not only what mammals do, but also the often-surprising reasons why. From the spectacular big game of national parks to the bats and rodents that live on farms and in cities, Wild ways covers all the mammal species that outdoor enthusiasts are likely to see.

Written in plain language for visitors to wildlife areas, hikers, hunters, farmers and nature lovers in general, this updated new-look guide brings together the latest research results from the African bush and is packed with new information in a reader-friendly format.

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