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International Journal of Primatology

, Volume 24, Issue 6, pp 1363–1366 | Cite as

Book Review: Gorilla Biology. A Multidisciplinary Perspective.Edited by Andrea B. Taylor and Michele L. Goldsmith, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, xx + 508 pp. 2003, US$90.00 (hardback)

  • Kristen E. Lukas
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  • Kristen E. Lukas
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  1. 1.Cleveland Metroparks ZooCleveland

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