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Art / PhotobookOut of Print
Fine illustrated study

By: Luke Hunter and Dave Hamman

144 pages, 350 col photos

New Holland Publishers

Hardback | Dec 2003 | #136243 | ISBN: 186872719X
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About this book

With photos by Dave Hamman.
Highly illustrated, large format book depicting the life history and day-to-day survival of this African big cat. It discusses the evolution of the cheetah, its lifestyle, mating, rearing of cubs, family grouping, and its distribution in Africa. It also focuses on the endangered future of the species, its rapidly declining numbers and decreasing habitats, whilst highlighting the latest research in the field of conservation.

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John McNutt has a Ph.D. in animal behaviour from the University of California, and has worked for more than 20 years as a field biologist all over the world. He is co-author, along with his wife, Lesley Boggs, of Running Wild; an in-depth account of the life of a pack of African wild dogs in the Okavango Delta. Dave Hamman has worked for more than 10 years as a licensed bush guide and wildlife photographer. His photographs have been published around the world in magazines such as National Geographic and Africa - Environment and Wildlife.

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