The Zoological Society of London, 1826-1976 and beyond. The proceedings of a symposium held at the Zoological Society of London on 25 and 26 March, 1976 (1976)

Authors & Contributors: Zuckerman, Solly (Editor) ;

Description: Contents: Zuckerman, Solly: The Zoological Society of London: Evolution of a constitution. Fish, R., Montagu, I.: The Zoolocial Society and the British overseas. Cave, A. J. E.: The Zoological Society and 19th-century comparative anatomy. Smith, J. E.: Early invertebrate zoology: Men and their animals. Greenwood, P. H.: The Zoological Society and ichthyology, 1826-1930. Vevers, H. G.: Management of a public aquarium. A. d'A. Bellairs, Ball, D. J.: Reptiles. Olney, P. J. S.: The policy of keeping birds in the Society's collections, 1826-1976. Brambell, M. R., Mathews, Sue J.: Primates and carnivores at Regent's Park. Manton, V. J. A.: Mammals at Whipsnade. Toovey, J. W.: 150 years of building at London Zoo. Jones, D. M.: The maintenance of animal health in the collections. Goodwin, L. G.: Research. Bullough, W. S., Hamilton, F.: The role of education. Fish, R., Edwards, M. A.: The Library and scientific publications of the Zoological Society. Jewell, P. A.: The contribution of the Zoological Society to field studies and prospects for the future. Martin, R. D.: A zoologist's view of research on reproduction. Short, R. V.: The introduction of new species of animals for the purpose of domestication. Brambell, M. R.: An early label found in the Zoological Gardens, Regent's Park, London.

Publication Date: 1976

Physical Details:xviii + 353 pp.; illus.; bibl.; index
Publisher: Academic Press for the Zoological Society of London

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