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The Gorilla Book: Born to be Wild

By Dr Carla Litchfield

Join our award-winning authors as they take you on a tour through our wild planet!

Gorillas are the world’s biggest primate. They are often portrayed as aggressive, but are actually shy, peaceful, and intelligent vegetarians.

  • Part of the award-winning Wild Planet series
  • Did you know that every gorilla has a unique nose print , which helps scientists to identify them - much like a human fingerprint!
  • Sidebars, maps and fact-boxes ensure that readers of all levels can engage with the text.

About the author

Dr Carla Litchfield is a scientist at Adelaide Zoo, who has studied Great Apes in the field in Africa and in captivity in Australia. She is also a lecturer at the University of South Australia, and in 2000 was awarded the ‘Unsung Hero of Australian Science’ by The Australian Science Communicators.

ISBN: 9781742030883
Imprint: Black Dog Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: May 1, 2009
Dimensions: 255 x 234mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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