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Great Rift Valley

Art / PhotobookOut of Print

By: A Shah

Random House Struik

Hardback | Jul 2008 | #172175 | ISBN-13: 9781770074507
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About this book

A picture-driven book that focuses on the East African segment of the Great Rift Valley, the book covers seven ecosystems that fall within this region and presents the following main themes:

Geology, evolution and natural history; a brief history of the region; flamingoes of the soda lakes; wildlife of the crater highlands; migrants of the ash plains; gorillas of the volcanic Virungas; chimps around the Lake Tanganyika; hominids of the ancient lakes; hunter gatherers of Lake Eyasi; and the changing face of the area.


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