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Big Cat Diary: Cheetah

Out of Print
New Jonathan Scott diary

By: Jonathan Scott and Angela Scott

128 pages, 150 col photos

Harper Collins

Paperback | Dec 2006 | #151900 | ISBN: 0007211805
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Hardback | Dec 2005 | #137630 | ISBN: 0007149204
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About this book

A companion to the Big Cat Diary: Lion and Leopard, and designed to complement the BBC television series, this book explores the lives of cheetahs in the Masai Mara and beyond, and in particular, their history, biology, behaviour and conservation. As well as a detailed examination of biology and behaviour, Scott provides an historical perspective of the cheetah families featured in the series. Finally, Scott discusses the conservation measures required to ensure that big cat populations survive.

Praise for Big Cat Diary: Cheetah 'Beautifully illustrated with the Scotts' superb photography ! a detailed and insightful introduction to these slinky speed machines ! the Scotts' anecdotes and reflections give the book a warmth and personality missing from so many of its ilk.' Geographical, Jan 2005 'Unmissable' Wanderlust, Feb 05 'the ultimate armchair-safari insight into one of the fastest creatures on the planet.' ABTA Travelspirit, Feb 05 'Wildlife book of the month' BBC Wildlife Praise for Big Cat Diary Leopard: 'Everything you'll ever need to know about the top of the spots' BBC Wildlife

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Presenter, author and photographer Jonathan Scott has written a number of books including Mara Serengeti, Dawn to Dusk and Kingdom of the Lions. Both he and his wife Angie are previous winners of the prestigious BBC Wildlife Photographer of the Year award, and their stunning photographs appear in all three Big Cat Diary books.

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