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Titel: Orangutan Odyssey
Verlag: Harry N. Abrams
Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: With this extraordinary pictorial essay, Galdikas brings to life her work with the orangutans of Borneo, taking readers to her remote rainforest headquarters. 100 full-color photos. 1 map. Buchnummer des Verkäufers ABE_book_new_0810936941
Inhaltsangabe: For more than 25 years, renowned primatologist Birute Galdikas has lived among the orangutans of Borneo, studying their habits, defending them against loggers and poachers, and nurturing their orphaned youngsters.
Now, with this extraordinary pictorial essay, Galdikas brings to life her work with these shy and endangered red apes. Taking readers to her remote rainforest headquarters, Galdikas draws on Karl Ammann's unparalleled photographs to present intimate portraits of the individual orangutans she's come to know and offers rare glimpses of their behavior in the wild.
With an introduction by famed chimpanzee researcher Jane Goodall -- who, like Galdikas and Dian Fossey, is a Louis Leakey protegee -- this is a superb and revelatory volume for nature and animal lovers everywhere.
Inhaltsangabe: For more than 25 years, primatologist Birute Galdikas has lived among the orangutans of Borneo, studying their habits, defending them against loggers and poachers, and nurturing their orphaned youngsters. This pictorial essay brings to life her work with these endangered red apes.
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