The Cayo Santiago Macaques: History, Behavior and Biology
By Rawlins, Richard G. and Kessler, Matt J.
Pp. 306; numerous black-and-white photos, graphs and genealogies. Publisher’s original pictorial laminated boards (hardcover), lg 8vo. This is the hardcover first edition. This volume presents 13 studies on the behavior and biology of Cayo Santiago macaque monkeys as well as a detailed history of the primate colony and a complete bibliography of over 260 scientific publications based on work at Cayo Santiago from 1938 to 1984. The concept of founding a population of macaques on this island in the Caribbean was developed by the great primatologist, C. Ray Carpenter, in the middle 1930s. This is SUNY Series in Primatology volume 1. No ownership marks and no signs of use.
|Publisher||State University of New York Press|
|Publisher Place||Albany, NY|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||A fine (new) copy.|