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The indignant grizzly and the cuddly teddy: few animals own any such variety of personas because the endure. right here, Robert Bieder surveys the wealth of images, myths, and tales that surrounds the undergo. starting with the sunrise endure, the small dog-sized ancestor of all bears who hails from 25 million years in the past, Bieder embarks on a desirable exploration of the evolutionary background of the endure kinfolk, from extinct species comparable to the cave endure and large short-faced endure to the mere 8 species that live on today.

endure attracts on cultural fabric from around the globe to ascertain many of the legends and myths surrounding the undergo, together with ceremonies and taboos that govern the searching, killing, and consuming of bears. The publication additionally seems to be on the function of bears in smooth tradition because the topics of reports, songs, and flicks; as exhibited items in circuses and zoos; and, maybe such a lot famously, as toys. Bieder additionally considers the precarious way forward for the undergo because it is threatened by way of lack of habitat, poaching, international warming, and affliction and discusses the impression of human habit on bears and their environments.

followed through a number of brilliant images and illustrations, and written in an enticing style, undergo is an attractive and informative quantity for somebody who has curled up with Winnie-the-Pooh or marveled at this robust king of the wooded area.

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