Wildlife wars: my fight to save Africa's natural treasures

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St. Martin's Press,
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2001.
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English
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In this engrossing memoir, one of the most controversial, influential, and inspirational figures in African politics today gives the full story of his crusade to save Kenya's natural resources, and specifically the African elephant--a crusade that set him against internal corruption, poverty, and dangerous criminals. Sometimes at the risk of his own life, Leakey's love of Kenya, and his convictions about the direction his country--and all of sub-Sahara Africa--must take to survive, have been unshakeable. Wildlife Wars is the odyssey of an extraordinary man in an extraordinary land.
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ils:.b43607378BookBooks1st ed.EnglishSt. Martin's Press, 2001.xi, 319 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
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title_displayWildlife wars : my fight to save Africa's natural treasures
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