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The Resource Dian Fossey : friend to Africa's gorillas, Robin S. Doak

Dian Fossey : friend to Africa's gorillas, Robin S. Doak

Label
Dian Fossey : friend to Africa's gorillas
Title
Dian Fossey
Title remainder
friend to Africa's gorillas
Statement of responsibility
Robin S. Doak
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book takes an engaging look at the work of ground-breaking conservationist, Dian Fossey, and her work with mountain gorillas. It covers Fossey's inspiration, her methods, findings, and the impact of her work in Africa"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
lbi
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doak, Robin S.
Dewey number
599.884092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Women in conservation
  • Heinemann infosearch
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fossey, Dian
  • Women primatologists
  • Primatologists
  • Gorilla
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dian Fossey : friend to Africa's gorillas, Robin S. Doak
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 46-47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Dian Fossey? -- What was Fossey's early life like? -- What were Fossey's early trips to Africa like? -- How did Fossey study gorillas? -- Why did Fossey return to Africa? -- Was Fossey in danger? -- What impact did Fossey's work have on animal conservation causes?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781484604687
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), colour maps
Ownership
*
Label
Dian Fossey : friend to Africa's gorillas, Robin S. Doak
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 46-47) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who was Dian Fossey? -- What was Fossey's early life like? -- What were Fossey's early trips to Africa like? -- How did Fossey study gorillas? -- Why did Fossey return to Africa? -- Was Fossey in danger? -- What impact did Fossey's work have on animal conservation causes?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9781484604687
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), colour maps
Ownership
*

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