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Serengeti Story : Life and Science in the World's Greatest Wildlife Region.

Author/Creator:
Sinclair, Anthony.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press USA - OSO, 2012.
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1 online resource (285 pages)
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Subjects:
Serengeti Plain (Tanzania).
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
For more than forty years, Anthony Sinclair has researched the world's most famous conservation area, Serengeti. He understands its complex ecology - grasslands, birds, insects, and animals - as well as anyone on earth. Here he shares his deep knowledge, plus stories of dealing with civil war, bandits, poachers, and politicians.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
List of Plates, Maps, and Illustrations
Acknowledgements
1. Serengeti: A Wonder of the Natural World
2. The Great Migration
3. African Buffalo
4. The Great Pandemic
5. The German Era
6. The Beginning of Serengeti
7. The Migration of Birds
8. Socialism and War-Sort of!
9. Border Closure
10. One Million Wildebeest
11. Outbreak of Trees
12. Sudan
13. Coup d'├ętat
14. Ivory Poaching
15. Bandits
16. Of Princes and Polo
17. Hando Fights Back
18. Man-Eaters
19. Biodiversity
20. The Future of Conservation
Further Reading
Appendix-The Main Species in Serengeti
Notes
Index
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
Z.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Sinclair, Anthony Serengeti Story
ISBN:
9780191644351
9780199645527
OCLC:
818851586