On the Trail of Monkeys and Apes (Barron's Nature Travel Guide)

On the Trail of Monkeys and Apes (Barron's Nature Travel Guide)

by Barrons Educational Series, Bernard De Wetter, Mael Dewynter, Letitia Farris-Toussaint
     
 

This unusual and immensely useful volume combines the best elements of wildlife field guides with information usually found only in tourists’ guidebooks. Nature Travel Guides tell readers where to observe animals in their wild natural settings, and provide general information onSee more details below

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This unusual and immensely useful volume combines the best elements of wildlife field guides with information usually found only in tourists’ guidebooks. Nature Travel Guides tell readers where to observe animals in their wild natural settings, and provide general information on travel, lodging accommodations, and suggested clothing and equipment to pack for the trip. It features dramatic color photos, maps, charts, and drawings. Descriptions and advice focus on—

• The subject animal’s life cycle, anatomy, and behavior traits

• Regions around the world where the animal can be observed

• The best times to travel for observing the animal in its natural environment

• Safety measures to protect both animals and their human observers

Primates—including great apes, many varieties of monkey, and diminutive lemurs—flourish in tropical and sub-tropical wilderness areas around the world.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764111631
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Series:
On the Trail Series
Pages:
127
Product dimensions:
5.99(w) x 8.88(h) x 0.45(d)

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