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Ape house : a novel

Author: Sara Gruen
Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When a family of bonobo apes who know American Sign Language are kidnapped from a language laboratory, their mysterious appearance on a reality TV show propels scientist Isabel Duncan, together with reporter John Thigpen, on a personal mission to rescue them. An entertaining book that calls into question our assumptions about these animals who share 99.4% of our DNA.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gruen, Sara.
Ape house.
New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2010
(DLC) 2010008928
(OCoLC)551198608
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Gruen
ISBN: 9780385530255 0385530250
OCLC Number: 668224639
Description: 1 online resource (306 pages)
Responsibility: Sara Gruen.

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When a family of bonobo apes who know American Sign Language are kidnapped from a language laboratory, their mysterious appearance on a reality TV show propels scientist Isabel Duncan, together with reporter John Thigpen, on a personal mission to rescue them. An entertaining book that calls into question our assumptions about these animals who share 99.4% of our DNA.

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