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Cats and People

4.13  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
International in scope, this series of non-fiction trade paperbacks offers books that explore the lives, customs and thoughts of peoples and cultures around the world.
Paperback, 286 pages
Published May 1st 1996 by Kodansha (first published April 1st 1996)
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Lisa Kucharski
Jun 24, 2010 Lisa Kucharski rated it liked it
The book starts out with defining the history of cats, and people's perception of cats, and then about behavior. The final chapter is a fun look at cat shows, but the three preceding it are a bit weak in their focus.

Overall though, it is a very interesting book on cats, it was written in the 40's so the point of view is from what is known then. But overall, some of the best descriptions of the cats movements I've read. Also, if you have read about any of these cats in the Mr. & Mrs. North se
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Robin
Nov 16, 2014 Robin rated it it was amazing
This is a book that my parents had, and I finally got around to reading it. I have a hardcover edition. It was really excellent, although a few of the facts are outdated. Lots of interesting things which make me appreciate cats even more.
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An American writer of detective fiction, Richard Lockridge's frequent collaborator was his wife Frances Lockridge, who co-wrote the Mr. and Mrs. North mystery series.
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