Yaks (Animals of Asia)
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|Number of Pages||:||24 Pages|
"Five Stars" according to p.dresen. Great little book about an unusual animal.
Yaks are long-haired relatives of the cow. For thousands of years, people have used domesticated yaks for milk, food, fiber, and fuel, as well as beasts of burden. They live in the icy Himalayas, the Tibetan Plateau, and in parts of Mongolia and Russia. Beautiful photographs and informative text welcome readers to discover the fascinating world of yaks.. So many of these animals have been domesticated that only a small wild population remains