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Woman in the mists the story of Dian Fossey and the mountain gorillas of Africa by Farley Mowat

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Published by Warner Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fossey, Dian,
  • Gorilla,
  • Primatologists -- United States -- Biography,
  • Zoologists -- United States -- Biography,
  • Zoologists -- Rwanda -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementFarley Mowat.
GenreBiography.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 379 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20928938M
ISBN 100446387207
ISBN 109780446387200
LC Control Number87040166
OCLC/WorldCa19475374

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