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The rut had begun , and the dominant male in each herd remained close to any female in heat , holding himself erect , trying to impress her with his beauty and other males with his power . . Sometimes he enhanced his presence by ...
Several aggressive displays , such as loud grunting and horning of objects , are widespread among the yak's close relatives , but tooth grinding seems to be a unique trait . Its habit of wallowing was of particular interest , for other ...
I stretch a trip wire attached to a camera flash across the trail to record any nocturnal visitor . My afternoon vigil is futile , and finally , the night cold sends me to bed . The cave's ceiling presses close , and in the dim light I ...
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I'd never heard of Schaller before but wanted to read it because it concern the same 1970s trip Peter Matthiessen was on when he wrote The Snow Leopard. Apparently Schaller was at the time considered ... Read full review
Mountains in the Desert
Journey to Crystal Mountain
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