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"Dr. Jane Goodall's revolutionary study of chimpanzees in Tanzania's Gombe preserve forever altered the very, definition of "humanity." Now, in a poignant and insightful memoir, Jane Goodall explores her extraordinary life and personal spiritual odyssey, with observations as profound as the knowledge she has brought back from the forest."--BOOK JACKET. "It has been a life blessed with faith, resolve, and purpose, though not without its crises. Jane Goodall endured the horrors of the London blitz and World War II, postwar hardships, vicious rumors and "establishment" assaults on the integrity of her work, a terrorist attack and hostage taking in Africa, and her husband's slow, agonizing death. But throughout, her religious convictions, although tested, have helped her survive - and Jane Goodall's pursuit of science has enhanced, not eroded, her belief in God."--BOOK JACKET. "In this book she candidly shares her life - talking of the love and support of her mother, her son, her late husband, of friends and strangers - as well as the Gombe chimpanzees she introduced to the world nearly forty years ago. And she gives us convincing reasons why we can and must open ourselves to the saints within each of us."--BOOK JACKET.

Synopsis:

Dr. Jane Goodall's revolutionary study of chimpanzees in Tanzania's Gombe preserve forever altered the very, definition of humanity.Now, in a poignant and insightful memoir, Jane Goodall explores her extraordinary life and personal spiritual odyssey, with observations as profound as the knowledge she has brought back from the forest.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780446522250
With:
Berman, Phillip
Author:
Berman, Phillip
Author:
Goodall, Jane
Publisher:
Warner Books (NY)
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Religious
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
England
Subject:
Scientists
Subject:
Creationism
Subject:
Spiritual biography
Subject:
Spiritual biography -- England.
Subject:
Life Sciences - Zoology - Primatology
Subject:
Scientists - General
Subject:
Goodall, Jane
Subject:
Spiritual biography - Great Britain
Subject:
Biography-Scientists
Subject:
Science & Technology
Subject:
Scientists; Conservationists; Ethnologists; Ethnology; Animal rights activists; Environmental activists; Spiritual journeys; Personal growth
Subject:
Spiritualism
Copyright:
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 1 in 1.03 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Dr. Jane Goodall's revolutionary study of chimpanzees in Tanzania's Gombe preserve forever altered the very, definition of humanity.Now, in a poignant and insightful memoir, Jane Goodall explores her extraordinary life and personal spiritual odyssey, with observations as profound as the knowledge she has brought back from the forest.
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