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Asia's Wildlife: A Journey to the Forests of Hope (Proceeds Support Birdlife International)

Asia's Wildlife: A Journey to the Forests of Hope (Proceeds Support Birdlife International) (Hardback)

By Lai, Fanny
By Olesen, Bjorn
Foreword by Takamado, Hih Princess

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Come on a year-long photographic journey to the most remote and biodiverse forests in eight different countries in Asia and learn about rarely seen, let alone photographed, endangered animal species. Produced to raise funds and awareness of nature conservation through their Fores...t of Hope program; Asia's Wildlife is a mesmerizing account of the expedition taken by Fanny Lai and photographer, Bjorn Olesen to observe, photograph, and describe Asia's most distinctive animal species. Over 190 images and illustrations feature 129 different animal species, of which 72 are national endemics including: Giant Cloud Rats The Majestic Philippine Eagle The critically endangered Helmeted Hornbill And many, many more fascinating creatures!Ongoing conservation efforts to protect these precious forests are described as well as the real threats to the future. This book is a fascinating read that provides real insight into Tropical Asia's breath-taking forests and the rare species that inhabit them.
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ISBN 9780794608132
Released NZ 1 Jun 2018
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780794608132
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Imprint Periplus Editions
Released 1 Jun 2018
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
 › 1 other possible formats available
Author(s) By Lai, Fanny
By Olesen, Bjorn
Foreword by Takamado, Hih Princess
Category Endangered Species & Extinction Of Species
Wild Animals
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 235mm
Height: 273mm
Dewey Code 577.3095
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Natural History: Animal & Wildlife
ONIX Text General/trade

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