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The Tree Where Man was Born: The African Experience

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By: Peter Matthiessen (Author), Eliot Porter (Author)

247 pages, 100 colour photos

Harvill Press

Hardback | Jul 1998 | Edition: 2 | #86212 | ISBN: 1860463746
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Classic text, first published in 1972, in which Matthiessen described the wildlife and game reserves of the Serengeti, Massai Mara and the Ngorongoro Crater, as well as the archaeological sites at Olduvai Gorge and Laetoli.

"[...] a timeless account, the best book of its kind about East Africa."
- George Schaller

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