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Gorillas in the mist

Author: Dian Fossey
Publisher: London : Phoenix, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For 13 years the author lived in the remote rain forests of the volcanic Virunga Mountains of Africa with 4 gorilla families. She struggled daily with rain, loneliness and the ever-constant threat of the poachers who wanted to kill her beloved gorillas.
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Named Person: Dian Fossey; Dian Fossey
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dian Fossey
ISBN: 0753811413 9780753811412
OCLC Number: 50401646
Description: xviii, 282 pages, [16] pages of plates ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Dian Fossey.

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"A fascinating combination of breathtaking adventure and absolute devotion to a cause." -- Farley Mowat

 
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