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Malay Archipelago: The Land of the Orang-Utan and the Birds of Paradise

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By: Alfred Russel Wallace

648 pages, Illus, maps

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Dec 1995 | #9999 | ISBN: 019588955X
Out of Print Details
Hardback | Dec 1987 | #2155 | ISBN: 0195826949
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About this book

This classic travel book is based on the author's journals between 1854 and 1862. It contains much fascinating detail about the region's flora, fauna and people, and invaluable information on the distribution of the animals found there. One of the first works of biogeography.

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