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By Martha M. Robbins,Christophe Boesch

those compelling tales and pictures take us to locations like Bwindi Impenetrable nationwide Park in Uganda, Ivindo nationwide Park in Gabon, and the Taï nationwide Park in Côte d’Ivoire for an intimate and revealing examine the lives of African wild apes—and on the lives of the people who learn them. In stories of experience, study, and conservation, veteran box researchers and conservationists describe fascinating discoveries remodeled the earlier few many years approximately chimpanzees, bonobos, and gorillas. The e-book beneficial properties shiny descriptions of interactions between those extremely smart creatures as they hunt, socialize, and play. tougher issues end up good, together with the threats apes face from poaching, disorder, and deforestation. In tales which are frequently relocating and hugely own, this booklet takes degree of ways targeted the nice apes are and discusses confident conservation efforts, together with ecotourism, which may support deliver those tremendous animals again from the threshold of extinction.

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