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High above we saw ibex tracks , but no sign of the animals themselves . We ate our lunch , a lean meal of dry bread , while stamping our feet to keep warm , and then it was time to return home . The guide checked the slopes once again ...
like the drab - brown ibex males of Europe , the Asiatic ibex is strikingly adorned with a grizzled white face , a silver saddle , and white rump which contrast with the rest of his dark pelage . As I watched the animals the last wisps ...
All the way back to Urdukas and on down the glacier , my mind remained with the cranes , and they still fly on in my dreams . the next two days hiking leisurely along the glacier looking for ibex , and found forty - nine .
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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
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