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3 edition of Great Apes (Nature Watch) found in the catalog.

Great Apes (Nature Watch)

by Barbara Taylor

  • 204 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Lorenz Books Childrens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Animals - Apes & Monkeys,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Apes,
  • Juvenile literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7991637M
    ISBN 100754806553
    ISBN 109780754806554
    OCLC/WorldCa45305000

      The coronavirus, having now traveled the globe and claimed o human lives, might also pose a threat to great apes, experts warned. Great apes . Reese’s Book Club No results. Advanced Search Great Apes is a hilarious, often disturbing, and absolutely original take on man's place in the evolutionary chain. In a strange and twisted tale that recalls Jonathan Swift and Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis.

    Great Apes: Self, Will: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books /5(58).   The readable text records their efforts to treat the great apes in the field as they encounter poachers, meet with loss of habitat, and face their newest threat: human diseases that can cross species lines The whole is accompanied by striking, full-color photographs and includes a list of other resources, a postscript, and an index."/5(4).

    Greg Heinimann at Bloomsbury has created a series of new book covers for Will Self’s back catalogue to coincide with the paperback publication of Walking to Hollywood (below) in September. The new covers are for My Idea of Fun, The Quantity Theory of Insanity, Cock & Bull, The Sweet Smell of Psychosis, Junk Mail, Grey Area, Great Apes and The Butt. Gorilla Doctors: Saving Endangered Great Apes by Pamela S. Turner • Part of the Scientists in the Field Series. Houghton Mifflin’s outstanding “Scientists in the Field” series read more. Houghton Mifflin’s outstanding “Scientists in the Field” series provides readers with a window into the lives and work of contemporary scientists.


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Will Self's book "Great Apes" is a funny idea that gets dragged out into a full length novel for no particular good reason. A man wakes up and finds all the world has transformed into chimpanzees.

Cue a whole lot of furry copulation and poop flinging/5. "What makes [Great Apes] work is an inventive prose of vigorous verbs, high-tech terms, odd juxtapositions and a manic sensibility eager to wallow where others fear to tread."-Newsday Will Self is the author of Cock Great Apes book Bull, The Quantity Theory of Insanity, My Idea of Fun, and Grey Area.

He lives in /5(37). From the First Book series, this appealing, Great Apes book introduction begins with a discussion of the similarities between great apes and humans and the differences between various kinds of great apes.

The heart of the book describes the physical characteristics and social interactions of each group: gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos, and : Geoffrey C.

Saign. Great Apes is a touching and consistently entertaining blend of satire and quest. San Francisco Chronicle. Swiftian tartness, Kafkaesque transformation and full-tilt Monty Python-style surrealism propel [Great Apes], a hilarious, unusually discomfiting exploration of what it means to be human.

Seattle TimesPages: Remembering Great Apes By Wildlife Photographers United The book is full of beautiful images donated by 72 top wildlife photographers including Tim Laman, Anup Shah, Art Wolfe, Jonathan & Angela Scott and Michael Poliza, with an aim to raise awareness of the plight facing gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos and orangutans and also to raise funds to protect them.

This insightful work is a compact but wide-ranging survey of humankind’s relationship to the great apes (chimpanzees, bonobos, gorillas, orangutans), from antiquity to the present.

Replete with fascinating historical details and anecdotes, it traces twists and turns in our construction of primate knowledge over five hundred years. Remembering Great Apes Images from 65 of the world's best wildlife photographers Funded by Kickstarter so all profits go to projects in Africa and Asia supporting the species featured in the book via our partner The Born Free Foundation.

Books shelved as evolution-great-apes-hominids: The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus by Richard Preston, The Gift of. This book will be of great use to human physiologists, comparative anatomists and zoologists, primatologists, ape breeders, and biomedical scientists.

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Welcome to Remembering Wildlife. The home of the charity book series which includes Remembering Elephants, Remembering Rhinos, Remembering Great Apes, Remembering Lions and now coming inRemembering Cheetahs (pre-order here).Our mission is to create the most beautiful books on a species ever made and then, sell those books to raise awareness of the plight facing that species and.

Exploring Nature: Great Apes: Discover the exciting world of chimps, gorillas, orangutans, bonobos and more, with over pictures by Barbara Taylor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Remembering Great Apes, cover image by Nelis Wolmarans.

With your support, Remembering Great Apes will be a beautiful coffee table book, full of images donated by many of the world's top wildlife photographers and will be published on October 15th The Great Ape Project (GAP), founded inis an international organization of primatologists, anthropologists, ethicists, and others who advocate a United Nations Declaration of the Rights of Great Apes that would confer basic legal rights on non-human Focus: Animal rights.

Sam Leith reviews great apes by Will Self. W hen Simon Dykes awakes one morning from uneasy dreams, he finds himself transformed in his bed into a giant ape.

Worse, the young artist's attractive Author: Guardian Staff. Will Self is the author of many novels and books of non-fiction, including Great Apes, The Book of Dave, How the Dead Live, which was shortlisted for the Whitbread Novel of the YearThe Butt, winner of the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fictionand Umbrella, which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize He lives in south London.

A new Kickstarter campaign launches on Friday 23rd February to fund Remembering Great Apes, a breath-taking new coffee table book showcasing extraordinary images of gorillas, chimpanzees, orangutans and bonobos. Great Apes by Will Self and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Despite the dedicated efforts of many individuals and organizations, the great apes--our closest living relatives--are on the very edge of extinction.

This sweeping atlas provides a comprehensive overview of what is currently known about all six species of great apes--chimpanzee, bonobo, Sumatran orangutan, Bornean orangutan, eastern gorilla, and western lowland gorilla.

Remembering Great Apes aims to be the most beautiful book on the species ever made and as well as a foreword by Jane Goodall DBE, will include images by many of the world’s top wildlife photographers including Tim Laman, Brent Stirton, Greg du Toit, Art Wolfe and Frans : Clare Disano.

Buy a cheap copy of Great Apes book by Will Self. Like Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis, Great Apes is a strange and twisted tale, a surreal satire on the human condition, and an omen for those who wander too far. After Free shipping over $/5(5). Two of Will’s novels have been chosen by the Guardian for their 1, novels you must read series.

Great Apes () “Planet of the Apes meets Nineteen Eighty-Four. Simon Dykes wakes up one morning to a world where chimpanzees are self-aware and humans are the.

Download Walking with the Great Apes: Jane Goodall Dian Fossey Biruté Galdikas PDF Free.Get this from a library! Great apes. [Patrick Marmion; Will Self] -- Originally a novel by Will Self, Great Apes is a hilarious, disturbing and dazzlingly original take on man's place in the evolutionary chain.

When Turner Prize-winning artist Simon Dykes wakes up one.