Deep Jungle: Travel to the Heart of the Rainforest

Deep Jungle: Travel to the Heart of the Rainforest

by Fred Pearce
     
 

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An award-winning journalist takes us deep into the heart of the rain forests, past and present, to explore the many wonders of one of the final frontiers of biological science, where new discoveries occur daily. 

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An award-winning journalist takes us deep into the heart of the rain forests, past and present, to explore the many wonders of one of the final frontiers of biological science, where new discoveries occur daily. 

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"Full of interesting biological tidbits and stories of scientists, explorers, capitalists, and indigenous peoples, Deep Jungle is an excellent primer on rain forests."  —Booklist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781903919569
Publisher:
Transworld Publishers Limited
Publication date:
04/01/2007
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.81(d)

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Fred Pearce explores every aspect of the world's rainforests. Following the trail of jungle adventurers from the past and from our high-tec present, he examines both the remains of early civilizations and the clues to our own civilization's dependence on the flora and fauna of the canopy.

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