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An Indomitable Beast - The Remarkable Journey of the Jaguar

£7.99

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The jaguar is one of the most mysterious big cats of the world. The largest cat in the Americas, it has survived an onslaught of environmental and human threats partly because of its unique evolutionary history, but also because of a spirit so strong it has shaped indigenous cultures and beliefs on two continents.

In the book, big-cat expert Alan Rabinowitz shares his own personal journey to conserve a species that, despite its past resilience, is now on a slide toward extinction. He explains why if nothing is done to preserve the pathways it prowls through an ever-changing, ever-shifting landscape dominated by humans, jaguars may disappear.

This book is not only about jaguars, but also about tenacity and survival. From the jaguar we can learn better strategies for saving other species and also how to save ourselves when faced with immediate and long-term catastrophic changes to our environment.

The book, an uncorrected proof, is in near-pristine condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Rabinowitz, Alan
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
9" by 6" by 5/8"
Edition:
Uncorrected proof, 2014
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1597269964
ISBN-13:
9781597269964
Number of pages:
231
Publisher:
Island Press
Title:
An Indomitable Beast - The Remarkable Journey of the Jaguar.

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The jaguar is one of the most mysterious big cats of the world. The largest cat in the Americas, it has survived an onslaught of environmental and human threats partly because of its unique evolutionary history, but also because of a spirit so strong it has shaped indigenous cultures and beliefs on two continents.

In the book, big-cat expert Alan Rabinowitz shares his own personal journey to conserve a species that, despite its past resilience, is now on a slide toward extinction. He explains why if nothing is done to preserve the pathways it prowls through an ever-changing, ever-shifting landscape dominated by humans, jaguars may disappear.

This book is not only about jaguars, but also about tenacity and survival. From the jaguar we can learn better strategies for saving other species and also how to save ourselves when faced with immediate and long-term catastrophic changes to our environment.

The book, an uncorrected proof, is in near-pristine condition.

Author(s):
Rabinowitz, Alan
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
9" by 6" by 5/8"
Edition:
Uncorrected proof, 2014
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1597269964
ISBN-13:
9781597269964
Number of pages:
231
Publisher:
Island Press
Title:
An Indomitable Beast - The Remarkable Journey of the Jaguar.

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