Published in 2004 in 17 volumes, and edited by Michael Hutchins et al, this is the Second Edition of the original work published in Germany in 1960. It is completely revised and updated and incorporates recent developments in the animal world as noted by prominent advisors and contributors from the scientific community.
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This title is also available in print in the Cary Veterinary Medical Library (Greene Hall) in the Reference Collection under call number QL 7 .G7813 2004.