Shadows in the Dawn : The Lemurs of Madagascar
Stunning photographs and evocative text take readers to far-off Madagascar. There, primatologist Alison Jolly dwells and works among lemurs. These fascinating primates live only on the island of Madagascar, where they socialize in troops--and where, like humans, they are often involved in power struggles and family disputes. Threats to the environment have endangered lemurs, but Dr. Jolly hopes that by studying these unusual animals sheÂll discover ways for people to live in harmony with their distant primate cousins.
- Paperback | 63 pages
- 216.7 x 268.2 x 7.4mm | 276.7g
- 15 Mar 1998
- Harcourt Children's Books
- United States
- colour illustrations