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The Resource A forest in the clouds : my year among the mountain gorillas in the remote enclave of Dian Fossey, John Fowler

A forest in the clouds : my year among the mountain gorillas in the remote enclave of Dian Fossey, John Fowler

Label
A forest in the clouds : my year among the mountain gorillas in the remote enclave of Dian Fossey
Title
A forest in the clouds
Title remainder
my year among the mountain gorillas in the remote enclave of Dian Fossey
Statement of responsibility
John Fowler
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A zoologist's portrait of Dr. Dian Fossey's remarkable mountain gorilla camp documents the story of the controversial unraveling of the Rwandan facility after Fossey's murder and the author's contributions to tracking mountain gorillas through hostile terrain, confronting aggressive silverbacks and rehabilitating orphaned baby gorillas
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fowler, John
Dewey number
599.884
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.P94
LC item number
F69 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fowler, John
  • Fossey, Dian
  • Karisoke Research Center
  • Mountain gorilla
  • Gorilla
  • Gorilla
  • Gorilla
  • Primatology
  • Zoology
Label
A forest in the clouds : my year among the mountain gorillas in the remote enclave of Dian Fossey, John Fowler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "February 2018"--Title page verso
  • Includes 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
A view from a tree -- My own vision of the wild -- Into Rwanda -- Through the Mille Collines -- Karisoke welcome -- A cruel climb -- Un-settling in -- Gorilla communion -- Gorilla without a name -- The empty cabin -- It's N'gee! -- Lockdown -- A sad goodbye -- The poacher patrol -- Nyamuragira -- A man a plan a gorilla Dian -- The bivouac -- A near-death experience -- Siku ya Uhuru! -- Kima kufa -- A break in the clouds -- Dian returns -- Dian's friend -- Gorilla murder -- Nairobi -- Dian's foe -- Going bush -- Gray winter home -- The ruins
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books cloth edition.
Extent
xx, 391 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681776330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • ocn992567897
  • (OCoLC)992567897
  • 2335607
Label
A forest in the clouds : my year among the mountain gorillas in the remote enclave of Dian Fossey, John Fowler
Publication
Note
  • "February 2018"--Title page verso
  • Includes 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
A view from a tree -- My own vision of the wild -- Into Rwanda -- Through the Mille Collines -- Karisoke welcome -- A cruel climb -- Un-settling in -- Gorilla communion -- Gorilla without a name -- The empty cabin -- It's N'gee! -- Lockdown -- A sad goodbye -- The poacher patrol -- Nyamuragira -- A man a plan a gorilla Dian -- The bivouac -- A near-death experience -- Siku ya Uhuru! -- Kima kufa -- A break in the clouds -- Dian returns -- Dian's friend -- Gorilla murder -- Nairobi -- Dian's foe -- Going bush -- Gray winter home -- The ruins
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books cloth edition.
Extent
xx, 391 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781681776330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • ocn992567897
  • (OCoLC)992567897
  • 2335607

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