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The Tree Where Man Wa Born. The African Experience.

Matthiessen, Peter & Porter, Eliot

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ISBN 10: 0525222650 / ISBN 13: 9780525222651
Published by Dutton, 1972
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Title: The Tree Where Man Wa Born. The African ...

Publisher: Dutton

Publication Date: 1972

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.

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In this classic volume, Peter Matthiessen exquisitely combines nature and travel writing to bring East Africa to vivid life. He skillfully and magically portrays the sights, scenes, and people he observed firsthand in several trips over the course of a dozen years: the daily lives of herdsmen and hunter-gatherers; the drama of the predator kills; the hundreds of exotic animals; the breathtaking landscapes; the area's turbulent natural, political, and social histories; the adventures of the field biologists who pursue and investigate the habits of wild creatures; the anthropologists seeking man's origins throughout the Rift Valley; and the lonely African, poised between the traditional ways and the conflicting demands of Western culture.

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