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Adventures of a young naturalist : the Zoo Quest expeditions
Adventures of a young naturalist : the Zoo Quest expeditions
Attenborough, David, 1926-2018
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In 1954, a young television presenter was offered the opportunity of a lifetime - to travel the world finding rare and elusive animals for London Zoo's collection, and to film the expeditions for the BBC. His name was David Attenborough, and the programme, 'Zoo Quest', not only heralded the start of a remarkable career in broadcasting, but changed the way we viewed the natural world forever. Written with his trademark wit and charm, this is not just the story of a remarkable adventure, but of the man who made us fall in love with the natural world, and who is still doing so today.
Edition:
[New edition].
Imprint:
London : Two Roads, 2018.
Collation:
xvi, 398 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white) ; 20 cm
Notes:
This edition originally published: 2017.
Contents:
Zoo quest to Guyana. Originally published: 1956 -- Zoo quest for a dragon. Originally published: 1957 -- Zoo quest in Paraguay. Originally published: 1959.
ISBN:
9781473664968 (pbk)
Dewey class:
508.092508.092 508.092 ATT
Local class:
508.092 508.092
Language:
English
BRN:
2623984
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