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A Dark Place in the Jungle

Science, Orangutans, and Human Nature

by Linda Spalding

  • 256 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Algonquin Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orangutan,
  • Research,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - Primatology,
  • Description And Travel,
  • Primate Behavior,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Science,
  • Nature,
  • Orangutans,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Spalding, Linda,
  • Borneo,
  • Apes & Monkeys,
  • General,
  • Travel,
  • Behavior

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8664168M
    ISBN 101565122267
    ISBN 109781565122260

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    In A Dark Place in the Jungle, Spalding chronicles her own The author of this book provided free copies of the book to have their book reviewed by a professional reviewer. No fee was paid by the author for this review. Foreword Reviews only recommends books that we love. Foreword. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Adventura Bks.: A Dark Place in the Jungle: Uncovering the Secrets of Borneo's Despoiled Eden by Linda Spalding (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!


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Aug 18,  · A Dark Place in the Jungle tells the story of Spalding's "follow" of Galdikas, her attempt to study the scientist as Leakey's angels studied the great apes, observing her at a distance and noting her behavior. She trails Galdikas in the States and travels to Borneo three times in 3/5(7).

Mar 02,  · Dark Place in the Jungle is an absorbing rumination on the failure of a woman trying desperately to mother a species to survival, the dangers and temptations of eco-tourism, and the arrogance of our inclination to alter the very things we set out to preserve.

30 black-and-white photographs are featured in this revealing and fascinating journey/5(4). This book deserves credit for pointing out the mistakes made by Galdikas in Tanjung Puting National Park. These include swarming a natural habitat with tamed apes that can never become wild again but pass on human diseases to the wild population and outcompete them for food in the displacementdomesticity.coms: 4.

Start your review of A Dark Place in the Jungle: Following Leakey's Last Angel Into Borneo This book really should have stars, rather than 3, but since I did keep reading it all the way through and since there were things that I enjoyed learning about, I went for the 3.

May 01,  · In A Dark Place in the Jungle, writer Linda Spalding travels to Borneo's threatened jungles on the trail of orangutan researcher Birute galdikas. What she finds is an unholy mix of foreign scientists, government workers, tourists, loggers, descendants of Dayak headhunters, Javanese gold miners, and half-tame orangutans/5(2).

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This thoughtful, impassioned book is the story of Spalding's quest to reconnect with the natural world and to regain some of the closeness she once shared with her two grown daughters.

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Apr 16,  · In A Dark Place in the Jungle, Spalding chronicles her own follow of Galdikas herself. In a story full of fluctuating emotion Spalding discovers and then explores the controversy surrounding this mysterious woman who eludes her attempts at an interview.5/5.

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The Jungle is a novel by the American journalist and novelist Upton Sinclair (–). Sinclair wrote the novel to portray the harsh conditions and exploited lives of immigrants in the United States in Chicago and similar industrialized cities.

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