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Part of the pride : my life among the big cats of Africa

Author: Kevin Richardson; Tony Park
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A lion keeper explains how he has used understanding and trust-building to develop deep bonds with predatory animals, and describes his work with lions as part of an effort to challenge popular misconceptions and raise awareness.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Kevin Richardson
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Richardson; Tony Park
ISBN: 9780312556747 0312556748
OCLC Number: 316019701
Description: x, 243 pages, [16] pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Tsavo --
The bird man of Orange Grove --
Rogue male --
Bond of brothers --
The clan --
Tsavo the teacher --
Slowly--
--
Managing the lives of others --
The lion farmer --
Cheeky cheetahs and jealous jackals --
Part of the pride --
Lights, camera, action--
sometimes --
Life away from the lions --
White lion --
The show must go on --
A pride of one's own.
Responsibility: Kevin Richardson ; with Tony Park.
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A lion keeper explains how he has used understanding and trust-building to develop deep bonds with predatory animals, and describes his work with lions as part of an effort to challenge popular misconceptions and raise awareness.

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