Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. Octavo, paperback, colour photographs, black and white photographs, line drawings.
WAS $38. Answers intriguing questions about members of the deer family Cervidae. From the diminutive pudu of South America that weighs 7kg to male moose that weigh close to 900kg, Feldhamer and McShea explore the biology, evolution, ecology, feeding habits, reproduction, and behavior of deer. They chronicle the relationships between humans and deer-both positive and negative and discuss the challenges of deer conservation and management. With vivid colour photographs and an accessible and engaging question-and-answer format, this easy-to-read book is the go-to resource on deer.
Price: $15.00 AU