land and wild-life of tropical Asia

by Sidney Dillon Ripley

Publisher: Time-Life International in [Amsterdam]

Written in English
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Includes bibliography.

Statementby S.Dillon Ripley and the editors of Time-Life books.
SeriesLife nature library
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13919919M

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Sadly, much of the wildlife and wild places described have suffered immensely since the book's publication, Asia being at the forefront of environmental devastation today. As such, this title is to be treasured as part of the historical record providing us a snapshot in time of a biologically splendid and irreplaceable natural 4/5.

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