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The Resource Asia's wildlife : a journey to the forests of hope, Fanny Lai & Bjorn Olesen ; editor, Yong Ding Li

Asia's wildlife : a journey to the forests of hope, Fanny Lai & Bjorn Olesen ; editor, Yong Ding Li

Label
Asia's wildlife : a journey to the forests of hope
Title
Asia's wildlife
Title remainder
a journey to the forests of hope
Statement of responsibility
Fanny Lai & Bjorn Olesen ; editor, Yong Ding Li
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Come on a year-long photographic journey to the most remote and biodiverse forests in eight different countries in Asia and learn about rarely seen, let alone photographed, endangered animal species. Produced to raise funds and awareness of nature conservation through their Forest of Hope program; Asia's Wildlife is a mesmerizing account of the expedition taken by Fanny Lai and photographer, Bjorn Olesen to observe, photograph, and describe Asia's most distinctive animal species. Over 190 images and illustrations feature 129 different animal species, of which 72 are national endemics including: Giant Cloud Rats The Majestic Philippine Eagle The critically endangered Helmeted Hornbill And many, many more fascinating creatures! Ongoing conservation efforts to protect these precious forests are described as well as the real threats to the future. This book is a fascinating read that provides real insight into Tropical Asia's breath-taking forests and the rare species that inhabit them
Cataloging source
NZAUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lai, Fanny
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnology
  • Asia
  • Asia
  • Ethnology
  • Natural history
  • Travel
  • Asia
  • Cambodia
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Nepal
  • Philippines
  • Vietnam
Label
Asia's wildlife : a journey to the forests of hope, Fanny Lai & Bjorn Olesen ; editor, Yong Ding Li
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 250-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Cambodia: the forests of Western Siem Pang -- India: the forests of Doyang, Nagaland -- Indonesia: the forests of Harapan -- Malaysia: the forests of Belum-Temengor -- Nepal: the forests of Bardia -- Philippines: the forests of Mount Irid-Angelo -- Sri Lanka: the forests of Sinharaja -- Vietnam: the forests of Khe Nuoc Trong
Control code
on1040969694
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
265 pages
Isbn
9780794608132
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1040969694
Label
Asia's wildlife : a journey to the forests of hope, Fanny Lai & Bjorn Olesen ; editor, Yong Ding Li
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 250-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Cambodia: the forests of Western Siem Pang -- India: the forests of Doyang, Nagaland -- Indonesia: the forests of Harapan -- Malaysia: the forests of Belum-Temengor -- Nepal: the forests of Bardia -- Philippines: the forests of Mount Irid-Angelo -- Sri Lanka: the forests of Sinharaja -- Vietnam: the forests of Khe Nuoc Trong
Control code
on1040969694
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
265 pages
Isbn
9780794608132
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1040969694

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