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The year of the gorilla.

George B. Schaller

The year of the gorilla.

by George B. Schaller

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Published by Penguin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published (B65-6001),Collins,1965.

The Physical Object
Pagination258p.,ill.,19cm
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21638571M

The Year of the Gorilla avg rating — ratings — published — 18 editions Want to Read saving /5().   Book Author: Anthony Browne. See More Books from this author. Teaching Ideas and Resources: English. Could you write a similar story, but based on a different animal? Can you rewrite the story from the point of view of the gorilla? Where did he come from? Try to write a sequel to the story what other adventures did Hannah and the gorilla go on?

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Year of the Gorilla 1st Edition HC BOOK at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Get this from a library! The year of the gorilla: with a new postscript. [George B Schaller] -- This work chronicles George B. Schaller's two years of travel and observation of gorillas in Central Africa in the late s, high in the Virunga volcanoes on the Congo-Rwanda-Uganda border.

  Gorillas in the Mist tells of the thirteen years Dian Fossey spent studying mountain gorillas in their natural habitat—in the Parc des Virungas located in the predominantly dormant volcano range at the border of Rwanda, Uganda and Zaire. With the support of British paleoanthropologist Professor Louis Leakey (), who had arranged studies of chimpanzees by Jane Goodall and orangutans /5().   Book 3. The Year of the Gorilla. If you want to learn more about gorillas, we recommend The Year of the Gorilla by George Schaller! This book is all about the revolutionary biologist, George Schaller, and his years of gorilla observations in Africa. Written about his time in the late s, this book gives readers a look into an age when there.


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Buy The Year of the Gorilla (): NHBS - George B Schaller, University of Chicago Press. This seminal work chronicles George B. Schaller’s two years of travel and observation of gorillas in East and Central Africa in the late s, high in the Virunga volcanoes on the Zaire-Rwanda-Uganda border.

There, he learned that these majestic animals, far from being the aggressive apes of film and fiction, form close-knit societies of caring mothers and protective fathers watching over.

E-book $ to $ About E-books ISBN: Published October This seminal work chronicles George B. Schaller’s two years of travel and observation of gorillas in East and Central Africa in the late s, high in the Virunga volcanoes on the Zaire-Rwanda-Uganda border.

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George Beals Schaller (born ) is a German-born American mammalogist, biologist, conservationist and author. Schaller is recognized by many as the world's preeminent field biologist, studying wildlife throughout Africa, Asia and South America. Born in Berlin, Schaller grew up in Germany, but moved to Missouri as a is vice president of Panthera Corporation and serves as chairman of.

Gorilla by Anthony Browne. I am amazed that I have never come across this book before. Only just having read it, I was immediately transported back to childhood days of vulnerability, ambivalence and let-downs, but also days of fantasy filled adventures, fun and love/5().

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Are you an author. /5(13). "Fowler’s memoir of his year spent as a student assistant at the Karisoke Research Center in Rwanda conveys delight in and appreciation for gorilla-human relationships.", Publishers Weekly "Finally a detailed account on Dian Fossey, the savior of Reviews: out of 5 stars The year of the Gorilla Reviewed in the United States on Decem Just read this book and found it a fascinating pre Dian Fossey insight into the gorillas and their environment/5.

George Schaller began his month observation of the mountain gorillas insubsequently publishing two books: The Mountain Gorilla and The Year of the Gorilla.

Little was known about the life of the mountain gorilla before his research, which described its social organization, life. He is the author of many books, including The Mountain Gorilla and The Last Panda, both published by the University of Chicago Press.

Customer reviews. out of 5 stars. out of 5. 9 customer ratings. 5 star 57% 4 star 22% 3 star 20% /5(9). The book is about a silverback gorilla named Ivan who lived in a cage at a mall. The novel is written in first person from the point of view of Ivan, a gorilla. Init was named the winner of the Newbery Medal.

It has won several other awards and is currently nominated to several reading lists. Get this from a library. The year of the gorilla. [George B Schaller] -- Relates the experiences of the author and his wife while they lived in Africa for 2 years observing gorillas and other wildlife.

Hannah spends all of her time reading gorilla books, watching gorilla TV shows, and drawing gorilla pictures. She has gorillas on her bedside lamp and even on her box of cereal. Hannah loves gorillas and longs to see a real one, but her father is always too busy - or too tired - to take her to the zoo.

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