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The Behavior Guide to African Mammals
The Behavior Guide to African Mammals
by Richard Despa Estes
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"A work of tremendous scope. . . . Amateur naturalists and tourists to the parks of Africa and finally professionals will find this a stimulating, well-documented summary."—John F. Eisenberg, Florida Museum of Natural History "We have seen in the... (read more)

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Giraffe Reflections
Giraffe Reflections
by Dale Peterson
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"Salmon were the most important keystone vertebrates in the history of the North Pacific until we arrived. Stokesand#8217; intelligent text and Whiteand#8217;s luscious pictures will explain why--and why they must be saved." John E. McCosker, Chair of... (read more)

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Wildlife Wars: My Fight to Save Africa's Natural Treasures
Wildlife Wars: My Fight to Save Africa's Natural Treasures
by Richard Leakey
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Leakey, known for his work in early human origins, was appointed to run Kenya's Wildlife Department during a period when elephant herds were dwindling due to ivory poachers. His account of his work restructuring the department and taking radical... (read more)

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Learning to Play with a Lion's Testicles: Unexpected Gifts from the Animals of Africa
Learning to Play with a Lion's Testicles: Unexpected Gifts from the Animals of Africa
by Melissa Haynes
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The cheeky title of Melissa Haynes's story of adventure in Africa, Learning to Play with a Lion's Testicles, earned the book some big publicity on NBC-TV/Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on September 4,2013 where it topped the show's list of "Titles Not to... (read more)

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Rhinos: Natural History & Conservation (Worldlife Library)
Rhinos: Natural History & Conservation (Worldlife Library)
by Ann Toon
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Identifies the five species of rhinoceros still in existence, describes their characteristics and social organization, and traces the decline in the rhino population and efforts to protect the remaining animals in the wild. Loaded with color... (read more)

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Ivory, Horn and Blood: Behind the Elephant and Rhinoceros Poaching Crisis
Ivory, Horn and Blood: Behind the Elephant and Rhinoceros Poaching Crisis
by Ronald Orenstein
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"Reduced over millennia from vast herds across Eurasia and Africa to tiny remnant populations in Africa and Asia, elephants and rhinoceroses are vulnerable to human predation in a way smaller, more numerous animals can never be. Now, politics, war and... (read more)

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Kingdom Under Glass
Kingdom Under Glass
by Jay Kirk
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In this epic account of an extraordinary life lived during remarkable times, Jay Kirk follows the adventures of legendary explorer and taxidermist Carl Akeley, who revolutionized taxidermy and environmental conservation and created the famed African Hall... (read more)

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Safari
Safari
by Patrick De Wilde
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For thousand of travelers, "safari" means vacation memories of a lifetime. This stunning, 200-page tour brings the reader through the greatest safari regions of Africa. Animals, landscape, light, movement; these elements define a safari adventure. Yet in... (read more)

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Southern African Wildlife: A Visitor's Guide (Visitor's Guide)
Southern African Wildlife: A Visitor's Guide (Visitor's Guide)
by Mike Unwin
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A substantial and beautifully illustrated wildlife guide covering all major habitats of southern Africa for safari enthusiasts.... (read more)

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Kingdom Under Glass: A Tale of Obsession, Adventure, and One Man's Quest to Preserve the World's Great Animals
Kingdom Under Glass: A Tale of Obsession, Adventure, and One Man's Quest to Preserve the World's Great Animals
by Jay Kirk
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In this epic account of an extraordinary life lived during remarkable times, Jay Kirk follows the adventures of legendary explorer and taxidermist Carl Akeley, who revolutionized taxidermy and environmental conservation and created the famed African Hall... (read more)

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Soul of a Lion: One Woman's Quest to Rescue Africa's Wildlife Refugees
Soul of a Lion: One Woman's Quest to Rescue Africa's Wildlife Refugees
by Barbara Bennett
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For animal lovers, nature enthusiasts, and the vast readership for gripping true-life stories, this African saga is a must-read adventure. It chronicles the unique Harnas Wildlife Foundation in Namibia, where Marieta van der Merwe and her family... (read more)

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Secrets of the Savanna:
Secrets of the Savanna:
by Mark Owens
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In this riveting real-life adventure, Mark and Delia Owens tell the dramatic story of their last years in Africa, fighting to save elephants, villagers, and -- in the end -- themselves. The award-winning zoologists and pioneering conservationists... (read more)

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Africa in My Blood: An Autobiography in Letters: The Early Years
Africa in My Blood: An Autobiography in Letters: The Early Years
by Jane Goodall
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JANE GOODALL continues to study and write about primate behavior. She founded the Gombe Stream Research Center in Gombe National Park, Tanzania, and the Jane Goodall Institute for Wild Life Research, Education, and Conservation to provide ongoing support... (read more)

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Myth of Wild Africa: Conservation Without Illusion
Myth of Wild Africa: Conservation Without Illusion
by Jonathan Adams
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Most people would feel a great loss if elephants, rhinos, or gorillas were to become extinct, but would we willingly move our families, change our means of earning a living, and disrupt our culture to prevent their extinction? People living in rural... (read more)

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Safari: A Photicular Book
Safari: A Photicular Book
by Dan Kainen
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Once before, we introduced a brand-new idea with a challenge: You won’t believe your eyes. The book was Gallop!, the technology was Scanimation®, and the result was a bestseller. Now we’re back with another dazzling idea, and this time... (read more)

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Born Wild: The Extraordinary Story of One Man's Passion for Africa
Born Wild: The Extraordinary Story of One Man's Passion for Africa
by Tony Fitzjohn
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Tony Fitzjohn, part missionary, part madman, has been called “one of the world’s most endangered creatures.” An internationally renowned field expert on African wildlife, he is best known for the eighteen years he spent helping Born... (read more)

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Horn of Darkness: Rhinos on the Edge
Horn of Darkness: Rhinos on the Edge
by Carol Cunningham
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Americans Cunningham and Berger recount their three years in Namibia helping save the black rhino from extinction, particularly describing a program to cut off the horns for which poachers kill so many. Writing alternating chapters they tell of... (read more)

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Jane Goodall: The Woman Who Redefined Man
Jane Goodall: The Woman Who Redefined Man
by Dale Peterson
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This essential biography of one of the most influential women of the past century shows how truly remarkable Jane Goodalland#8217;s accomplishments have been. Goodall was a secretarial school graduate when Louis Leakey, unable to find someone with more... (read more)

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Audubon Field Guide To African Wildlife
Audubon Field Guide To African Wildlife
by Peter C Alden
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Antipode: Seasons with the Extraordinary Wildlife and Culture of Madagascar
Antipode: Seasons with the Extraordinary Wildlife and Culture of Madagascar
by Heather E Heying
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"An honest, brave, and compassionate portrayal...A sharply observed portrait of an extraordinary land." --Peter Tyson, author of The Eighth Continent: Life, Death, and Discovery in the Lost World of Madagascar... (read more)

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