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Charles Waterton: Traveller and Conservationist

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Julie Blackburn

256 pages, B/w photos

Random House

Paperback | Mar 1991 | #10960 | ISBN: 0712647465
Out of Print Details
Hardback | Feb 1989 | #3948 | ISBN: 0370312481
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About this book

Foreword by Gerald Durrell
Charles Waterton was an eccentric Victorian, who travelled alone in the South American jungles, was a renowned taxidermist, but above all was an ardent conservationist who fought against the destruction and pollution of 19th century industrialisation. A much-needed biography of a seminal figure.


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