The Lost Giants: a tale of tortoises in the Seychelles Ron Gerlach

The Lost Giants: a tale of tortoises in the Seychelles

Author: Ron Gerlach
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Book Title
The Lost Giants: a tale of tortoises in the Seychelles
Author
Ron Gerlach
ISBN
9780993220319
In 1997 a tortoise was found that appeared to be one of the supposedly extinct giant tortoises of the Seychelles islands. A search for others in captivity found a handful of survivors which were brought together in a captive breeding programme. This book describes the highly successful efforts to save the specie; the lows of political obstacles and the highs of a new generation of baby tortoises hatching.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Ron GerlachPublisher: Phelsuma PressPublished: 06/14/2015ISBN: 9780993220319Pages: 88Weight: 0.33lbsSize: 8.27h x 5.83w x 0.24d
In 1997 a tortoise was found that appeared to be one of the supposedly extinct giant tortoises of the Seychelles islands. A search for others in captivity found a handful of survivors which were brought together in a captive breeding programme. This book describes the highly successful efforts to save the specie; the lows of political obstacles and the highs of a new generation of baby tortoises hatching.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Ron Gerlach
Publisher: Phelsuma Press
Published: 06/14/2015
ISBN: 9780993220319
Pages: 88
Weight: 0.33lbs
Size: 8.27h x 5.83w x 0.24d
In 1997 a tortoise was found that appeared to be one of the supposedly extinct giant tortoises of the Seychelles islands. A search for others in captivity found a handful of survivors which were brought together in a captive breeding programme. This book describes the highly successful efforts to save the specie; the lows of political obstacles and the highs of a new generation of baby tortoises hatching.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Ron Gerlach
Publisher: Phelsuma Press
Published: 06/14/2015
ISBN: 9780993220319
Pages: 88
Weight: 0.33lbs
Size: 8.27h x 5.83w x 0.24d