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Life Amongst the Thorns: Biodiversity & Conservation of Madagascar's Spiny Forest

By: Louise Jasper(Author), Charlie Gardner(Author), Sir David Attenborough(Foreword By), Guy Suzon Ramangason(Foreword By), Nanie Ratsifandrihamanana(Preface By)

318 pages, ~300 colour photos, 14 colour maps

John Beaufoy Books

1 customer review
Hardback | Jul 2015 | #222724 | ISBN-13: 9781909612679
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NHBS Price: £34.99 $45/€38 approx

About this book

Produced in collaboration with WWF-Madagascar, this beautiful book provides a fascinating treasures, the unique but highly threatened Spiny Forest. Lavishly illustrated with stunning images and including an authoritative, fully-referenced text, the book introduces the diverse endemic flora and fauna of the region before exploring how people have shaped today's landscapes and biodiversity. Continuing with a discussion of the varied conservation actions now being implemented and an overview of the forest's protected areas, this accessible book will appeal to wildlife lovers and conservationists the world over.

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Timely and necessary
By Jorge 21 Oct 2015 Unconfirmed Purchase Written for Hardback

I believe one of the ways to contribute to save the spiny forest of Madagascar is by divulging its wonders, something the authors have helped to do outstandingly with this masterpiece.

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