Smithsonian Q & A: Cats: The Ultimate Question and Answer Book

Paperback | October 17, 2006

byJohn Seidensticker

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Smithsonian Q & A: Cats is a delightful and informative guide to the fascinating world of cats. Here are answers to hundreds of the questions Smithsonian scientists have been asked about cats: Why do they purr? When were cats domesticated? Do they dream? Smithsonian Q & A: Cats also explores the kinship between domestic cats and their wild relatives, from the magnificent tiger to the mysterious kodkod.

  • Information on diet, behavior, anatomy, health, and social life
  • More than 250 full-color photographs of both domestic cats and their wild relatives
  • Ready Reference section with at-a-glance details on domestic cat breeds and wild species

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Smithsonian Q & A: Cats is a delightful and informative guide to the fascinating world of cats. Here are answers to hundreds of the questions Smithsonian scientists have been asked about cats: Why do they purr? When were cats domesticated? Do they dream? Smithsonian Q & A: Cats also explores the kinship between domestic cats and their ...

John Seidensticker is Senior Scientist, Smithsonian's National Zoological Park.Susan Lumpkin is Director of Communication, Friends of the National Zoo.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 9.12 × 7.38 × 0.48 inPublished:October 17, 2006Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060891122

ISBN - 13:9780060891121

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