The Tribe of Tiger

Cats and Their Culture
Product Number: EB00613232
Released: Jul 14, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781504015578
Publisher: Open Road Media
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From the majestic Bengal tiger to the domesticated Siamese comes a meditation on cats from the bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Dogs and The Social Lives of Dogs From as far back in time as the disappearance of the dinosaurs, cats have occupied an important place in our evolutionary, social, and cultural history. The family of the cat is as diverse as it is widespread, ranging from the lions, tigers, and pumas of the African and Asian wilds to the domesticated cats of our homes, zoos, and circuses. When she witnesses her housecat, Rajah, effortlessly scare off two fully-grown deer, acclaimed anthropologist Elizabeth Marshall Thomas starts studying the links that bind the feline family together. Immersing herself in the subtle differences of their social orders, feeding behaviors, and means of communication, Thomas explores the nature of the cat, both wild and domestic, and the resilient streak that has ensured its survival over thousands of years.

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Original Publish Date: Jul 14, 2015

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Narrator(s): Barbara Caruso
Product Number Z06571
Released: May 15, 2017
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ISBN: #9781470384784

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