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Although the naturalist Peter Pallas carefully distinguished snow leopard from
common leopard in 1779 , accounts nearly two hundred years later still said little
more about the cat ' s habits than that it moves seasonally up and down the ...
When two years later there was a huge acorn crop , markhor almost disdained
leaves to eat mast . In a severe winter , when snow covers their forage and the
nutritional value of leaves is low , markhor may find it difficult to survive .
... force had turned the spirits of the Kang Chu against us . Three days later
Mingma came with a porter to fetch us . We returned to Lamnang , and , a day
later , moved camp to the banks of the Bhote Kosi near Lambagar where , until ...
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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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