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The Great Apes By Michael Leach

The Great Apes by Michael Leach

Condition - Very Good
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Summary

This illustrated guide covers the world's great apes - gorillas, chimpanzees and orang-utans - in an accessible way, highlighting similarities to human behaviour and increasing threats to their lifestyles and habitats.

The Great Apes Summary

The Great Apes: Our Face in Nature's Mirror by Michael Leach

This illustrated guide covers the world's great apes - gorillas, chimpanzees and orang-utans - in an accessible way, highlighting similarities to human behaviour and increasing threats to their lifestyles and habitats. The book's highly visual presentation shows apes in a wide variety of activities, and the conservation of these mammals is strongly emphasized. The author's own photographs from Africa and Indonesia are used.

Table of Contents

Introduction - a shared ancestry; the chimpanzee; the orang-utan; the gorilla; man - the super ape; food - what do apes really eat?; brain power; the commercial ape; of apes and men; the mythical ape; into the future.

Additional information

GOR001529663
9780713726145
0713726148
The Great Apes: Our Face in Nature's Mirror by Michael Leach
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Octopus Publishing Group
1996-02-23
176
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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