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9780544382275

The secret lives of bats : my adventures with the world's most misunderstood mammals

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A lifetime of adventures with bats around the world reveals why these special and imperiled creatures should be protected rather than feared.

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Lyons Public Library 569.4 TUT (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544382275 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0544382277 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 271 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2015.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 252-263) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Teenage discoveries -- Saving the gray myotis -- Tracking bat nightlife -- Investigating vampire bats -- Bats through a camera's eye -- Discovering frog-eating bats -- Finding America's most elusive bats -- Cacti that compete for bats -- Free-tailed bat caves and crop pests -- African adventures -- Bat-loving monks, tigers, and poachers -- Mysteries of bat-guiding flowers -- Bat foresters -- Fruit grower complaints -- A national park for bats -- Epilogue: Hope for the future.
Summary, etc.:
A lifetime of adventures with bats around the world reveals why these special and imperiled creatures should be protected rather than feared.
Subject: Tuttle, Merlin D.
Bats.
Bats > Research > Anecdotes.
Genre: Anecdotes


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