Tibet Wild

Tibet Wild

A Naturalist's Journeys on the Roof of the World

Book - 2012
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As one of the world's leading field biologists, George Schaller has spent much of his life traversing wild and isolated places in his quest to understand and conserve threatened species--from mountain gorillas in the Virunga to pandas in the Wolong and snow leopards in the Himalaya. Throughout his celebrated career, Schaller has spent more time in Tibet than in any other part of the world, devoting more than thirty years to the wildlife, culture, and landscapes that captured his heart and continue to compel him to protect them. Tibet Wild is Schaller's account of three decades of exploration in the most remote stretches of Tibet: the wide, sweeping rangelands of the Chang Tang and the hidden canyons and plunging ravines of the southeastern forests.
Publisher: Washington, DC : Island Press, c2012
Characteristics: 372 p., [16] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781610911726 (cloth : alk. paper)
1610911725 (cloth : alk. paper)
Call Number: 508.515 SCHALLER

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