Smithsonian Q & A

Smithsonian Q & A

The Ultimate Question and Answer Book. Cats

Book - 2006
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Baker & Taylor
Contains questions and answers about cats, covering such topics as behavior, diet, anatomy, health, and social life.


Smithsonian Q & A: Cats is a delightful and informative guide to the fascinating world of cats. Here are answers to hundreds of the questions Smithsonian scientists have been asked about cats: Why do they purr? When were cats domesticated? Do they dream? Smithsonian Q & A: Cats also explores the kinship between domestic cats and their wild relatives, from the magnificent tiger to the mysterious kodkod.

  • Information on diet, behavior, anatomy, health, and social life
  • More than 250 full-color photographs of both domestic cats and their wild relatives
  • Ready Reference section with at-a-glance details on domestic cat breeds and wild species

Publisher: New York : Collins, c2006
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060891121
Characteristics: 218 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Lumpkin, Susan
Smithsonian Institution


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