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Author MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

Title Super cats : true stories of felines that made history / Elizabeth MacLeod.

Publication Info. Toronto ; Berkeley : Annick Press, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 636.8 MAC    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 636.8 MAC    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 636.8 MAC    Available
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Description 92 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 85-86) and index.
Contents Cool cats -- Cat Gods -- Bad luck cats -- Good luck cats -- Inspiring cats -- Feline hunting machines -- Working cats -- Spy cats -- Cats that help and heal -- Time line -- Places to visit.
Summary "This book outlines how playful, cuddly, helpful, and smart cats have been throughout history as icons of worship, skilled hunters, comforters to the sick, faithful companions, and detectors of diseases in humans. The author recounts the origins of superstitions regarding black cats, explores the role of cats in Japanese and Chinese cultures, and provides a useful guide to how cats communicate with other cats and with humans."-- Provided by publisher.
Form Issued also in electronic formats.
Subject Cats -- Juvenile literature.
Cats -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Cats -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature.
Illustrated children's books.
Cats -- History.
Cats -- Miscellanea.
Illustrated children's books.
Other Form: MacLeod, Elizabeth, author. Super cats. Toronto : Annick Press, 2017. (CaOONL)20179058118
ISBN 9781554519941 (hardcover)
1554519942 (hardcover)
9781554519934 (softcover)
1554519934 (softcover)

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