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A Natural Life: The Autobiography of David J Bellamy OBE, Hon FLS an Englishman

Biography / Memoir

By: David Bellamy

402 pages, B/w photos

Arrow Books

Paperback | Oct 2003 | #142245 | ISBN: 0099414961
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Paperback edition of Jolly Green Giant published in 2002.
The botanist David Bellamy is one of the great scientific communicators and his passionate commitment to the environment has made him a household name in the UK. This autobiography vividly depicts his adventurous childhood in wartime Surrey, his life as a young student and lecturer, and the environmental campaigns and broadcasting achievements with which most people associate him. It is full of the kinds of anecdote and observation which make Bellamy such an engaging personality.

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Professor David Bellamy, botanist, writer and broadcaster has become one of the best-known and respected personalities in Britain. He is the author of 80 scientific papers and 34 books, many of which are bestselling children's titles. He has written and presented numerous television programmes both for the BBC and for independents. His programmes have won many national awards, including the Richard Dimbleby Award at BAFTA. He is president, patron or trustee of numerous conservation and environmental organisations and founded the Conservation Foundation in 1982.

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