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As one of many world's preferred cultural actions, wild animal collections were attracting viewers for 5,000 years. below the course of Vernon N. Kisling, a professional in zoo historical past, a world crew of authors has compiled the 1st accomplished, international heritage of animal collections, menageries, zoos, and aquariums. Zoo and Aquarium historical past: historical Animal Collections to Zoological Gardens records the continuum of efforts in holding wild animal collections from historic civilizations via today.

Although historic examine on zoos and aquariums remains to be at a rudimentary level, this publication pulls jointly local info in addition to the cultural features of every area to supply a beginning upon which additional learn may be established. It provides a chronological directory of the world's zoos and aquariums and lines many never-before released photos. Sidebars current supplementary details on pertinent personalities, occasions, and natural world conservation concerns. As an summary of the present nation of our wisdom, Zoo and Aquarium background: historic Animal Collections to Zoological Gardens offers an intensive, chronological creation to the topic and highlights the printed and archival assets in case you need to know extra.

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And Georgeann A. Ellis eleven. 1 advent .................................................................................. 351 eleven. 2 Brazilian Zoos ............................................................................... 351 eleven. 2. 1 The North (Norte) ............................................................ 353 eleven. 2. 2 The Northeast (Nordeste) ................................................ 355 eleven. 2. three The Center-West (Centro-Oeste) ..................................... 355 eleven. 2. four The Southeast (Sudeste) ................................................... 356 eleven. 2. five The South (Sul) ................................................................. 358 eleven. 2. 6 precis ........................................................................... 358 eleven. three Parque Zoobotânico Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi ................ 359 eleven. four South American Zoos in different Countries................................. 362 eleven. four. 1 Argentina ........................................................................... 362 eleven. four. 2 Bolivia ................................................................................ 363 eleven. four. three Colombia ........................................................................... 364 eleven. four. four Venezuela .......................................................................... 364 eleven. four. five precis ........................................................................... 365 References ............................................................................................... 365 2100_frame_FM web page 22 Wednesday, March 21, 2001 7:57 AM Appendix Zoos and Aquariums of the realm Zoological Gardens of significant Britain..................................................... 369 Zoological Gardens of Western Europe ................................................ 371 Austria........................................................................................... 371 Belgium ......................................................................................... 371 Denmark ....................................................................................... 371 Finland........................................................................................... 371 France ............................................................................................ 371 Germany........................................................................................ 372 Italy................................................................................................ 373 The Netherlands........................................................................... 373 Portugal ......................................................................................... 373 Spain .............................................................................................. 373 Sweden .......................................................................................... 373 Switzerland ...................................................................................

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