The Leading eBooks Store Online
for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, Sony Reader...
Explorations and Discoveries in the Amazon Rain Forest
US$ 13.11 (+ tax)
In the 1940s, biologist Richard Evans Schultes uncovered many of the secrets of the rain forest, relying not only on his own prodigious investigations, but on the wisdom passed down by local tribes. Thirty years later his student, Wade Davis, followed in his footsteps. Two interwoven tales of scientific adventure bring to life the riches of the Amazon basin and bear witness to the destruction of its indigenous culture and natural wonders over two generations.
Simon & Schuster; May 2010
More from this author
More Social Science
- Academic > Anthropology > Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology > Culture and cultural processes Including social change, structuralism, diffusion, etc.
- Science > Biology
- Science > Ecology
- Science > Life Sciences
- Science > Botany
- Social Science > Anthropology
- Sports & Recreation
- Biography & Autobiography