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Life everlasting

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Life everlasting : the animal way of death

Heinrich, Bernd, 1940-

Boston : Mariner Books, 2013.

xiv, 238 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.

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From beetles to bald eagles, ravens to wolves, Heinrich reveals the fascinating and mostly hidden post-death world that occurs around us constantly, while examining the ancient and important role we humans, too, play as scavengers, connecting death to life. -- Source other than Library of Congress.

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978-0-544-00226-5 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-0-544-00226-5 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

QH541.13 .H45 2013

Dewey Class No:

591.7 23

Author:

Heinrich, Bernd, 1940-

Title:

Life everlasting : the animal way of death / Bernd Heinrich.

Edition:

First Mariner Books edition.

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xiv, 238 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-219) and index.

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From beetles to bald eagles, ravens to wolves, Heinrich reveals the fascinating and mostly hidden post-death world that occurs around us constantly, while examining the ancient and important role we humans, too, play as scavengers, connecting death to life. -- Source other than Library of Congress.

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Animal ecology.

Subject:

Animal life cycles.

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Animals--Psychological aspects.

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Animal behavior.

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Animal communication.

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Animal behavior.

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Animal communication.

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Animal ecology.

Subject:

Animal life cycles.

Subject:

Animals--Psychological aspects.

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