Books  Regional Natural History  Africa 

Madagascar: The Forest of Our Ancestors

Art / Photobook

By: Patricia C Wright (Author), Frédéric Larrey (Illustrator), Cyril Girard (Illustrator)

236 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations


Hardback | Nov 2010 | #203956 | ISBN-13: 9782952996914
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £29.99 $37/€34 approx

About this book

Language: English, also available in French

A journey into the heart of the most exceptional rainforest in the world, where a large diversity of animals and plants emblematic of Madagascar, such as lemurs, chameleons and orchid live. These very species are today among the planet's most threatened since 90% of the surface area of forest which covered the island has disappeared, half of that during the last 50 years. A fight has been undertaken very recently to combat deforestation and promote reforestation of the forest corridors between the newly created protected areas.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Wildlife of Madagascar

NHBS Special Offer Price: £15.99 £22.95 (Save £6.96) $20/€18 approx (ends 31/12/2016)

Britain's Treasure Islands

NHBS Price: £24.99 £29.99 (Save £5.00) $31/€28 approx

Udzungwa: Tales of Discovery in an East African Rainforest

NHBS Price: £27.99 $34/€31 approx

Mammals of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East

NHBS Price: £24.99 $31/€28 approx

The Okavango Companion

NHBS Price: £19.99 $24/€22 approx