Face to Face with Orangutans by Tim Laman, Cheryll Knott
  

Synopsis

Face to Face with Orangutans by Tim Laman, Cheryll Knott

The fascinating adventures of husband and wife team Tim Laman and Cheryl Knott will bring you face to face with these important primates. Each book in the Face to Face with Animals series combines information about a single, high-interest animal with first-hand narrative from a National Geographic photographer and researcher in the field observing animals. Stunning animal photography by the author accompanies fun facts and tales of adventure while giving insight into the field of animal study and observation. Conservation messages highlight the need to protect endangered animals and threatened habitats.

About the Author

Tim Laman's photographs have received recognition in the BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards (1998, 2001, 2002, 2005), Pictures of the Year (1998), Nature's Best International Photographic Awards (2001, 2003, 2006), and Communication Arts (2003). His images have also appeared in National Geographic's 100 Best Photos and 100 Best Wildlife Photos special publications. Laman continues to collaborate with his wife, Cheryl Knott, a professor at Harvard, on orangutan research and conservation projects in Borneo.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Tim Laman, Cheryll Knott
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Publisher

National Geographic Society

Publication date

15th June 2009

ISBN

9781426304644


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