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Empty Hands, Open Arms

The Race to Save Bonobos in the Congo and Make Conservation Go Viral

Empty Hands, Open Arms( )
Author: Béchard, Deni
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Milkweed Editions
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.95
Book Description:

When acclaimed author Deni Béchard first learned of the last living bonobos--matriarchal great apes that are, alongside the chimpanzee, our closest relatives in the animal kingdom--he was completely astonished. How could the world possibly accept the extinction of this majestic species? Béchard discovered one relatively small NGO, the Bonobo Conservation Initiative (BCI), which has done more to save bonobos than many far larger organizations. Based on the...
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Detailed Subjects: Science / Environmental Science
Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
Political Science / Ngos (Non-Governmental Organizations)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.38 x 9 x 0.85 Inches
Book Weight:1.518 Pounds

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