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He was annoyed that he could not obtain a permit to shoot the rare Walia ibex in
Ethiopia . When I pointed out that the animal was on the verge of extinction , with
fewer than three hundred left , he emphasized that he too was concerned about ...
The political problems of working in the Karakoram were more serious than the
physical ones ; they are the direct result of that area ' s turbulent history during the
past hundred and fifty years . From 1830 until 1842 the Raja of Jammu , Gulab ...
Based on this trip and others , I estimate a population of four to five hundred
goats in the Karchat Hills . Most of them are in small herds with fewer than twenty
individuals but occasionally as many as one hundred may briefly band together .
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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
The Snow Leopard
Beyond the Ranges
Mountains in the Desert
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