Zoobiquity: What Animals Can Teach Us About Being Human

Zoobiquity: What Animals Can Teach Us About Being Human

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In the spring of 2005, cardiologist Barbara Natterson-Horowitz was called to consult on an unusual patient: an Emperor tamarin at the Los Angeles Zoo. While examining the tiny monkey’s sick heart, she learned that wild animals can die of a form of cardiac arrest brought on by extreme emotional stress. It was a syndrome identical to a human condition but one that veterinarians called by a different name—and treated in innovative ways.

This remarkable medical… (more)

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Kirkus Reviews : Zoobiquity (April 17, 2012)

Engaging, useful account of the similarities between humans and other animals.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Vintage (June 12, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 2.5 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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