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Apes & Monkeys

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  • In the Shadow of Man

    by Jane Goodall

    Jane Goodall's classic account of primate research provides an impressively detailed and absorbing account of the early years of her field study of, and adventures with, chimpanzees in Tanzania, Africa. It is a landmark for everyone to enjoy. 'Jane Goodall's work has already passed into the legends of culture...and represents one of the Western world's great scientific achievements ...Chimps, as ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • The Rise And Fall Of The Third Chimpanzee

    how our animal heritage affects the way we live

    by Jared Diamond

    From the Pulitzer Prize winning author of Guns, Germs and SteelMore than 98 % of human genes are shared with two species of chimpanzee. The 'third' chimpanzee is man.Jared Diamond surveys our life-cycle, culture, sexuality and destructive urges both towards ourselves and the planet to explore the ways in which we are uniquely human yet still influenced by our animal origins. ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Animal Madness

    how anxious dogs, compulsive parrots, and elephants in recovery help us understand ourselves

    by Laurel Braitman

    Science historian Laurel Braitman draws on evidence from across the world to show, for the first time, how astonishingly similar humans and other animals are when it comes to their emotional wellbeing.Charles Darwin developed his evolutionary theories by studying Galapagos finches and fancy pigeons; Alfred Russel Wallace investigated creatures in the Malay Archipelago. Laurel Braitman got her ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • Bigfoot!

    The True Story of Apes in America

    by Loren Coleman

    For years, scientists and researchers have studied, speculated about, and searched for an enigmatic creature that is legendary in the annals of American folklore. Now, learn the truth about...BIGFOOT!In this fascinating and comprehensive look at the fact, fiction, and fable of the North American "Sasquatch," award-winning author Loren Coleman takes readers on a journey into America's biggest ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Monkeys!

    Cute pictures of monkeys, chimps, and other primates!

    by Gina Jarvis

    Cute pictures of monkeys, nothing more!Full color photographs of cute monkeys, chimps, and other primates!These pictures look great on color tablets and other devices! ... Read more

    Free

  • Through A Window

    by Jane Goodall

    From the world-famous expert on chimpanzees - the powerfully compelling sequel to the international bestseller IN THE SHADOW OF MAN: 'An instant animal classic' TimeEquipped with little more than a notebook, binoculars, and her fascination with wildlife, Jane braved a realm of unknowns to give the world a remarkable window into humankind's closest living relatives. On the shores of Lake Tanganyika ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Deadly Animals in the Wild

    From Venomous Snakes, Man-Eaters to Poisonous Spiders

    by Speedy Publishing

    series Deadliest Animals on the Planet
    Children learn to use their imagination when they read about things that are new to them and naturally intriguing. Learning about deadly animals sparks the minds of kids as they envision such animals out in the wild and how they hunt and capture prey as kids can create amazing scenarios simply through the use of their imagination once they know some basic information. Kids adore anything about ... Read more

    $5.60 AUD

  • Lost in the Jungle

    by Paul du Chaillu

    Du Chaillu was an explorer and traveler of great note. He discovered the gorilla in Central Africa and his work is one of the seminal pieces of early Central African exploration. Du Chaillu’s travels to Equatorial Africa were to an area previously unexplored by Europeans--the wooded region bordering the Equator, in the interior of Western Africa. It was on this journey that he was able to observe ... Read more

    $1.52 AUD

  • Girl Meets Ape

    by Chris Manby

    Dr Jennifer Niederhauser is a brilliant but uptight zoologist. As new head of the chimpanzee project at Prowdes Animal Sanctuary, she thinks she's got it made. But the regime is ramshackle, the chimpanzees uncontrollable and her first meeting with head keeper Guy Gibson finds him naked and covered in baby oil.Worse still Prowdes is virtually bankrupt. Then a TV documentary crew arrives. Exposure ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Mystery of Yawning in Physiology and Disease

    Mystery of Yawning in Physiology and Disease

    by O. Walusinski and 1 more

    Yawning is a stereotyped phylogenetically ancient phenomenon that occurs in almost all vertebrates. As an emotional behavior and an expressive movement, yawning has many consequences; nevertheless, it has so far been poorly addressed in medical research and practice. Bringing together the latest research from many fields, this volume integrates current insights within embryology, ethology, ... Read more

    $309.09 AUD

  • Almost Human

    A Biography of Julius the Chimpanzee

    by Alfred Fidjestøl

    ALMOST HUMAN tells the remarkable story of Julius the chimpanzee, born in the Kristiansand Zoo in Norway, and rejected by his mother at just six weeks old. The zoo director and his family fostered Julius with the aim of returning him to his tribe, but Julius wasn't in any rush to reconnect and the tribe repeatedly snubbed him. Despite regular attempts to reintroduce Julius to zoo life, he often ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The New Chimpanzee

    A Twenty-First-Century Portrait of Our Closest Kin

    by Craig Stanford

    Recent discoveries about wild chimpanzees have dramatically reshaped our understanding of these great apes and their kinship with humans. We now know that chimpanzees not only have genomes similar to our own but also plot political coups, wage wars over territory, pass on cultural traditions to younger generations, and ruthlessly strategize for resources, including sexual partners. In The New ... Read more

    $43.00 AUD

  • Ollie the Orangutan

    by Jan Latta

    series True to Life Books
    COME ON A GREAT ADVENTURE WITH OLLIE THE ORANGUTAN! A true-to-life story about endangered orangutans. Discover what they eat, where they live and how they survive. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Jan Latta is the author and photographer of True to Life Books. To create the books she follows animals every day, taking photographs and writing about them in their natural habitats in Africa, China, Borneo, India, ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Wildlife Rescue

    As America's #1 Wildlife Techniques Manual You'll Be Surprise To Discover Must Read Information About Wildlife Heroes, Wildlife Management, Wildlife Art, Wildlife Science Connecting Research With Management and Wildlife Rehabilitation

    by Sonia Teller

    With this top-rated wildlife resue guide you'll will learn about wildlife heroes, wildlife management, wildlife art, wildlife science connecting research with management, wildlife management, wildlife rehabilitation and more. ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Chimaka the Chimpanzee

    by Jan Latta

    series True to Life Books
    COME ON A GREAT ADVENTURE WITH CHIMAKA THE CHIMPANZEE! A true-to-life story about chimpanzees. Discover where they live, what they eat, and how they survive. This book is dedicated to Dr. Jane Goodall. Jan Latta is the author and photographer of True to Life Books. To create the books she follows animals every day, taking photographs and writing about them in their natural habitats in Africa, ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • True Bigfoot Horror: The Apex Predator - Monster in the Woods - Book Zero

    by Jeremy Kelly

    Enjoy a Variety of True Bigfoot Stories from Violent and Horrifying to Interesting and Fascinating.Ten years ago I went on a hunting trip in northern Washington State with my cousin Jason.  I am far from an outdoors-man but I still jumped on the opportunity for a long weekend getaway with my crazy cousin.  Had I know what I know today I am not sure if I would have gone, but what is certain is that ... Read more

    Free

  • The Last Great Ape

    A Journey Through Africa and a Fight for the Heart of the Continent

    by Ofir Drori and 1 more

    The true story of an adventurer-turned-warrior fighting poachers and traffickers to protect animals from extinction.Staging heart-pounding, espionage-style raids, Ofir Drori and his organization, The Last Great Ape (LAGA), have put countless poachers and traffickers of endangered species behind bars, and they have fought back against a Kafkaesque culture of corruption. Before Ofir arrived in ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Burlington County Sasquatch

    by George Dean Turner

    Burlington County, New Jersey is hardly a place where one might expect to find North American's scary great ape, the sasquatch. The county is directly across the Delaware River from Philadelphia, and 70 miles from New York City. By contrast, most of the thousands of Internet reports of encounters with the animal occur in places like Oregon and British Columbia. But this book reports 8 encounters ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • Decolonizing Extinction

    The Work of Care in Orangutan Rehabilitation

    by Juno Salazar Parreñas

    series Experimental Futures
    In Decolonizing Extinction Juno Salazar Parreñas ethnographically traces the ways in which colonialism, decolonization, and indigeneity shape relations that form more-than-human worlds at orangutan rehabilitation centers on Borneo. Parreñas tells the interweaving stories of wildlife workers and the centers' endangered animals while demonstrating the inseparability of risk and futurity from ... Read more

    $33.21 AUD

  • Almost Us: Portraits Of The Apes

    by William H. Calvin

    Apes look and act far more like humans than other animals. Apes are super apes, just as apes are super monkeys. Portraits of the apes provide some glimpses into our closest cousins. ... Read more

    $8.35 AUD

  • In the Kingdom of Gorillas

    The Quest to Save Rwanda's Mountain Gorillas

    by Bill Weber and 1 more

    When Bill Weber and Amy Vedder arrived in Rwanda to study mountain gorillas with Dian Fossey, the gorilla population was teetering toward extinction. Poaching was rampant, but it was loss of habitat that most endangered the gorillas. Weber and Vedder realized that the gorillas were doomed unless something was done to save their forest home. Over Fossey's objections, they helped found the Mountain ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • The Chimpanzee & Me

    by Ben Garrod

    Ben Garrod: As seen on TV – Baby Chimps Rescue.'Celebrities blamed for the rise in people keeping primates as pets in Britain' TIMES 2. '4,500 primates owned as pets in the UK' SKY NEWS. 'As ownership of exotic pets booms, no wonder experts are asking... conservation or cruelty?' DAILY MAIL.The Chimpanzee & Me is a unique look at conservation of the species and Ben's life-long love of chimps, ... Read more

    $8.90 AUD

  • De mens in het dier

    Waarom dieren zo op ons lijken in denken, doen en laten

    by Norbert Sachser and 1 more

    Want dieren zijn precies als mensen. Fascinerende feiten en interessante weetjes over het gedrag van dieren.Cavia's vermijden sociale stress. Dolfijnen en olifanten kunnen zich verplaatsen in anderen. En honden kunnen oprecht jaloers zijn. Uit onderzoek van de afgelopen jaren zijn we steeds meer te weten gekomen over dieren. Zoogdieren zijn onze naaste verwanten en we lijken veel op elkaar, maar ... Read more

    $20.23 AUD

  • Storytelling Apes

    Primatology Narratives Past and Future

    by Mary Sanders Pollock

    series Animalibus: Of Animals and Cultures #5
    The annals of field primatology are filled with stories about charismatic animals native to some of the most challenging and remote areas on earth. There are, for example, the chimpanzees of Tanzania, whose social and family interactions Jane Goodall has studied for decades; the mountain gorillas of the Virungas, chronicled first by George Schaller and then later, more obsessively, by Dian Fossey; ... Read more

    $31.56 AUD