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A Handbook of Living Primates

  title={A Handbook of Living Primates},
  author={H. R. Catchpole},
  journal={The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine},
  pages={86 - 86}
  • H. R. Catchpole
  • Published 1968
  • Computer Science
  • The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine
Now that books purporting to show that man is just an ape at heart, and in other ways, are making the best seller lists, a handbook of the tribe itself should command more than ordinary interest. The idea of this book seems an excellent one: it indeed appears to meet its objective as a useful, working volume (a little bit on the bulky side) of the living primates. Falling between Osman Hill's multivolume, The Primates and something like Ivan Sanderson's, The Monkey Kingdom, it can be stated… Expand
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