Wild Sabah is a magnificent photographic evocation of the natural splendours of the state of Sabah in Malaysian Borneo. From the peaks of Mount Kinabalu, the highest mountain in Asia between the Himalayas and New Guinea, to the floodplains of the Kinabatangan River, Sabah teems with wildlife, and the natural history of the region is described with verve and passionate enthusiasm by expert author Junaidi Payne. Landscapes, scenery and natural species are portrayed in Cede Prudente's spectacular accompanying photographs. 2 full-page maps show physical terrain, climate, vegetation, and the principal wildlife watching sites.
|Publisher:||John Beaufoy Publishing|
|Product dimensions:||8.80(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Junaidi Payne was born in Sussex, England. He has lived in Sabah since 1979, and is considered among the foremost authorities on its natural history and ecology. His current conservation interests include saving the endangered Sumatran rhinoceros, and methods to restore damaged tropical rainforests. He has written numerous scientific papers and books, including Wild Malaysia (MIT Press).