Dogs: A Short History from Wolf to Woof

Dogs: A Short History from Wolf to Woof

by Evan Ratliff, Angus Phillips
     
 
Three riveting essays by some of National Geographic magazine's most highly esteemed writers explore the canine-human relationship and what scientists are learning from dogs. "Dogs and people, people and dogs: It's a love story so old no one knows how it started," wrote Angus Phillips in "Wolf to Woof." Filled with cutting edge research covering everything from

Overview

Three riveting essays by some of National Geographic magazine's most highly esteemed writers explore the canine-human relationship and what scientists are learning from dogs. "Dogs and people, people and dogs: It's a love story so old no one knows how it started," wrote Angus Phillips in "Wolf to Woof." Filled with cutting edge research covering everything from domestication, breeding, and the bonds of devotion, these linked stories are custom-selected for everyone who loves dogs. Filled with amazing facts, colorful anecdotes and accessible science, this affordable ebook provides a fascinating guide to some of the world's most beloved creatures.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781426210464
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
02/05/2013
Series:
National Geographic Shorts
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
42
Sales rank:
1,135,428
File size:
5 MB

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Meet the Author

Evan Ratliff is an award-winning journalist and contributing editor to Wired magazine. His writing has appeared in National Geographic, The New Yorker, Outside, and many other publications. He was a finalist for a National Magazine Award for Feature Writing for his 2009 story "Vanish," about his attempt to disappear and the public's effort to find him. Ratliff also serves as the story editor for Pop-Up Magazine, the world's first live magazine.

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