A Primate's Memoir

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'I had never planned to become a Savannah baboon when I grew up; instead I assumed I would become a mountain gorilla,' writes the author in this chronicle of a scientist's coming of age in remote Africa. He writes about people and their society as he does about animals and theirs.

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ISBN-13: 9780099285779
ISBN-10: 0099285770
Pagini: 304
Dimensiuni: 133 x 199 x 19 mm
Greutate: 0.22 kg
Editura: Vintage Publishing
Locul publicării: United Kingdom

Notă biografică

Robert Sapolsky is Professor of Biology and Neurology at Stanford University, and a research associate with the Institute of Primate Research, National Museums of Kenya. He lives in San Francisco.


"One of the most engrossing, exhilarating and irreverent books on Africa and its wildlife ever published" Financial Times 20020614 "Smart, stylish, distinctive... A magnificent tale of morality among the hamfisted machiavellians" Independent 20020614 "Splendidly written and entertaining... ACE. Buy this book now" Scotsman 20020614 "Flies along like a well-paced and finely crafted novel...[giving] us a cast of characters as memorably colorful as any that Dickens ever created" Newsweek "One of the best scientist-writers of our time" -- Oliver Sacks