Face to Face With Orangutans

Face to Face With Orangutans

Book - 2009
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Random House, Inc.
That look in her eye is so human. She cradles her baby in her arms with such pride and tenderness. She interacts with family and peers in a way that suggests deep kinship, friendship, and trust. Meet the orangutan of Borneo in her natural habitat through the amazing adventures of National Geographic photographer Tim Laman and his wife, Harvard professor Cheryl Knott; and learn clearly the threats that now face this incredible primate.

Baker & Taylor
Introduces the orangutan by following a husband-and-wife team who observe them in Borneo, discussing the animals' physical characteristics, how they communicate, and the threats posed to them by humans.

& Taylor

This series of titles goes behind the scenes with the people who research and photograph wild animals to put the reader right in the action, and each title includes a scientific experiment, a glossary, facts at a glance section, and more.

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2009
ISBN: 9781426304644
Branch Call Number: J 599.883 LAM
Characteristics: 31 p. :,col. ill.. col. map ;,27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Knott, Cheryl Denise


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