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This revised fifth edition covers diagnosis and treatment of all zoo and wild animals, including amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals and camelidae, making it suitable for all student zoo veterinarians, wildlife veterinarians, wildlife biologists, rehabilitators and general practitioners.
Paperback, 260 pages
Published June 1st 1998 by New Directions Publishing Corporation
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Michael Palmer's interweaving of language, lyric, and history is almost unique in American poetry, and I believe he is a somewhat under-read poet because of people over-estimating his difficulty and frame of reference. This is a great introduction to the Michael Palmer's work spinning from the 1970s to the mid-1990s. Palmer's deep opposition to the confessional turn in late modernism is clear in the fugue quality in his earlier work. While often linked to Language poetry and to post-Objectivist ...more