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Wild mammals of North America

Wild mammals of North America

biology, management, and conservation

by

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mammals -- North America,
  • Wildlife management -- North America,
  • Wildlife conservation -- North America

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by George A. Feldhamer, Bruce C. Thompson, and Joseph A. Chapman
    ContributionsFeldhamer, George A, Thompson, Bruce Carlyle, 1949-, Chapman, Joseph A
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL715 .W56 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 1216 p. :
    Number of Pages1216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17115027M
    ISBN 100801874165
    LC Control Number2003007662


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