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!Download Book ♪ Animal Tragic: Popular Misconceptions of Wildlife Through the Centuries ☤ Crocodiles lure unsuspecting, sympathetic victims towards them by crying Hedgehogs steal apples by collecting them on their spikes The chronicle of natural history is absolutely littered with mistaken notions like these, some embarrassing, some bizarre, and some downright hilarious How did these fantasies ever come about Take a look at a bevy of bestial boo boos, wildlife no nos, and artistic animal atrocities and discover the reality behind each myth Among the astounding beliefs that swallows hibernate under riverside mud which explained their winter absence that lemmings hurl themselves over cliffs blame that one on Walt Disney and that some creatures could kill with just a glance Plus, there s a look at misconceptions from everyday speech including blind as a bat They re not This was entertaining and full of interesting facts. Quick and informative read I am pleased that I did learn a few new facts. Fun tidbits I learned, among other things, that a panda actually IS a bear whoah , and that in addition to ligers and tiglons, there are leopons, jaglions, andAlso contains lots of wacky animal related beliefs people used to have of which I d never heard.