By Theodore Fleming,Harry W. Greene
Fleming weaves autobiographical reflections including info at the average heritage and ecology of bats and describes many different animals and vegetation he has encountered. His booklet information the stresses and rewards of lifestyles in medical box camps, offers pics of popular biologists comparable to Dan Janzen and Peter Raven, and lines the improvement of recent tropical biology. A witness to the destruction and improvement of some of the forests he has visited all through his profession, Fleming makes a passionate plea for the conservation of those wild places.
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