|LC Classifications||PR9499.3.D325 S66 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||175 p. :|
|Number of Pages||175|
|LC Control Number||99949817|
An unforgettable spiritual journey through the Himalayas by renowned writer Peter Matthiessen (), the National Book Award-winning author of the new novel In Paradise In , Peter Matthiessen and field biologist George Schaller traveled high into the remote mountains of Nepal to study the Himalayan blue sheep and possibly glimpse the rare and beautiful snow by: The illustrations of snow leopards in this book are so beautiful. The story is a little harrowing as the cub follows his mother in search of food, but (spoiler alert) everything turns out fine for both of them. Kittens will be entranced by the adventures of the little snow leopard, and they will also come away from this book feeling grateful /5. The Snow Leopard Project: And Other Adventures in Warzone Conservation. Alex Dehgan. The snow leopard is also still hunted for its bones and its magnificent fur. Its also killed in retaliation for its raid on domestic herds. Climate change is also a factor as warming in the mountains pushes the cat and its prey to higher elevations, leaving Reviews: At a point in the book I wondered if I was reading about a tale of animal adventure or a abduction mystery novel!!! Actually it is both these rolled into one most skilfully and with nail biting suspense, requiring thinking speed that matched the leopards speed!! The prelude to the book is a must read.
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