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A life in the wild : George Schaller's struggle to save the last great beasts

by Turner, Pamela S.

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Spotlights Schaller working, observing some of the world's most endangered animals. Many of these species were previously considered impossible to study in the wild. Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • Prologue: Central India, 1964
  • The call of the wild: the United States, 1947-1957
  • Gorilla forest: the Belgian Congo, Central Africa, 1959-1960
  • A clan of tigers: central India, 1963-1965
  • Lion country: Tanzania, East Africa, 1966-1969
  • Cat among the clouds: Pakistan and Nepal, the Himalayas, 1969-1975
  • Panda politics: central China, 1980-185
  • Asses and antelopes: the Tibetan Plateau, western China, 1985-present
  • The fate of the wild.