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Wildlife wars

Richard E. Leakey

Wildlife wars

my fight to save Africa"s natural treasures

by Richard E. Leakey

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leakey, Richard E.,
  • Wildlife conservationists -- Kenya -- Biography.,
  • Kenya -- Politics and government -- 1978-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementRichard Leakey and Virginia Morell.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 319p. [16]p. of plates :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18660503M
    ISBN 100333745663


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