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The Resource The intimate ape : orangutans and the secret life of a vanishing species, Shawn Thompson ; foreword by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

The intimate ape : orangutans and the secret life of a vanishing species, Shawn Thompson ; foreword by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

Label
The intimate ape : orangutans and the secret life of a vanishing species
Title
The intimate ape
Title remainder
orangutans and the secret life of a vanishing species
Statement of responsibility
Shawn Thompson ; foreword by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author brings together a global assemblage of primatologists, conservationists, and volunteers to reveal the intricate life of these majestic orangutans
Summary
A renowned journalist presents a global assemblage of primatologists, conservationists and volunteers to describe the emotional and intellectual lives of orangutans, a species on the brink of extinction. Original
Tone
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349855
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1951-
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Thompson, Shawn
Dewey number
599.88/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.P96
LC item number
T55 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1941-
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Masson, J. Moussaieff
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True
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  • Orangutan
  • Orangutan
  • Pongo
Target audience
adult
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orangutans and the secret life of a vanishing species
Label
The intimate ape : orangutans and the secret life of a vanishing species, Shawn Thompson ; foreword by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 270-283) and index
Contents
Orangutans, us, and a common planet / by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson -- Jungle confidential -- In deepest, darkest Borneo -- Forest murmurs -- Touched by an ape -- Sumatra : the other side of paradise -- Too smart for us -- The little schoolhouse in the jungle -- Music to their ears -- The heartfelt man -- Our lady of the forests -- Requiem for an ape -- Fare thee well, orangutan
Control code
ocn449856890
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 292 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780806531335
Lccn
2009937070
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)449856890
Label
The intimate ape : orangutans and the secret life of a vanishing species, Shawn Thompson ; foreword by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 270-283) and index
Contents
Orangutans, us, and a common planet / by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson -- Jungle confidential -- In deepest, darkest Borneo -- Forest murmurs -- Touched by an ape -- Sumatra : the other side of paradise -- Too smart for us -- The little schoolhouse in the jungle -- Music to their ears -- The heartfelt man -- Our lady of the forests -- Requiem for an ape -- Fare thee well, orangutan
Control code
ocn449856890
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 292 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780806531335
Lccn
2009937070
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)449856890

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