The Snow Leopard

Written By Peter Matthiessen
The Snow Leopard
  • Publsiher : Random House
  • Release : 06 November 2014
  • ISBN : 1448112656
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 4 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Snow Leopard by author: Peter Matthiessen which was release on 06 November 2014 and published by Random House with total page 336 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. One September, the writer and explorer Peter Matthiessen set out with field biologist George Schaller to journey 250 miles through the Himalayas to the Crystal Mountain on the Tibetan plateau. They wanted to study the wild blue sheep, the bharal, but also hoped to see the snow leopard, a creature so rarely spotted as to be nearly mythical. The Snow Leopard is not only an exquisite book of natural history but an extraordinary account of an inner journey ; a 'true pilgrimage, a journey of the heart.'

The Snow Leopard

The Snow Leopard
  • Author : Peter Matthiessen
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2014-11-06
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : One September, the writer and explorer Peter Matthiessen set out with field biologist George Schaller to journey 250 miles through the Himalayas to the Crystal Mountain on the Tibetan plateau. They wanted to study the wild blue sheep, the bharal, but also hoped to see the snow leopard, a creature so ...

Searching for the Snow Leopard

Searching for the Snow Leopard
  • Author : Shavaun Mara Kidd,Björn Persson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : A stunning visual and personal journey in search of the iconic big cat, the snow leopard. The snow leopard, known as the ghost of the mountains, is an elusive predator that has captured the human imagination for eons. Yet, by nature secretive, living at altitudes of up to 19,000 feet in ...

The Kingdom of the Snow Leopard

The Kingdom of the Snow Leopard
  • Author : Elspeth Rawstron
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 79
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : That year Tom is really lively with Christmas. He will spend the holiday with his friend Mahir in the Kingdom of Leopard White. He also has a special invitation from Mahir's father, the King. But someone is following the boys on their way and Tom is worried that the person ...

The Snow Leopard and the Goat

The Snow Leopard and the Goat
  • Author : Shafqat Hussain
  • Publisher : University of Washington Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-30
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : Following the downgrading of the snow leopard’s status from “endangered” to “vulnerable” by the International Union for Conservation of Nature in 2017, debate has renewed about the actual number of snow leopards in the wild and the most effective strategies for coexisting with these enigmatic animals. Evidence from Pakistan and ...

The Snow Leopard

The Snow Leopard
  • Author : Paul West
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1965
  • Total pages : 62
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : Read online The Snow Leopard written by Paul West, published by which was released on 1965. Download full The Snow Leopard Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Snow Leopard

Snow Leopard
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : Read online Snow Leopard written by , published by which was released on 2020. Download full Snow Leopard Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Snow Leopard Ghost of the Mountains

Snow Leopard  Ghost of the Mountains
  • Author : Justin Anderson
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press (MA)
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : Look! A line of paw prints in the snow. Follow the tracks to see the rare and utterly majestic snow leopard and visit her secret world. The people who live among the high peaks of the Himalayas tell stories of a mysterious animal called the gray ghost. To see one, ...

The Snow Leopard Project

The Snow Leopard Project
  • Author : Alex Dehgan
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-01-22
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : The remarkable story of the heroic effort to save and preserve Afghanistan's wildlife-and a culture that derives immense pride and a sense of national identity from its natural landscape. Postwar Afghanistan is fragile, volatile, and perilous. It is also a place of extraordinary beauty. Evolutionary biologist Alex Dehgan arrived in ...

In the Footsteps of the Snow Leopard

In the Footsteps of the Snow Leopard
  • Author : Tim Easton
  • Publisher : Ashcrest
  • Release Date : 2020-10-25
  • Total pages : 314
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : A twenty-four day trek through the remote north-western Himalayas following the path of Peter Matthiessen's journey of 1972 where he along with a zoologist went in search of the Snow Leopard. Tim Easton's journey in October/November 2019 was one of inner reflection, his own experiences with Buddhism from a ten day ...

The Snow Leopard

The Snow Leopard
  • Author : Jackie Morris
  • Publisher : Graffeg
  • Release Date : 2018-08
  • Total pages : 48
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : As the Snow Leopard's earthly life begins to wane, she searches for a pure and incorruptible soul to pass her knowledge and power to in order that the hidden valley can remain safe. For the Mergich Realm, the sacred and secret place guarded by spirits in animal form, is under ...

Leo the Snow Leopard

Leo the Snow Leopard
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 40
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : Documents the survival story of a Pakistan snow leopard that was rescued as an orphaned cub and taken in by scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society, who placed him with the Bronx Zoo....

The Search for the Snow Leopard

The Search for the Snow Leopard
  • Author : Franklin W. Dixon
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-12-11
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : The hunt is on...and the Hardy Boys could end up being dead meat! Frank and Joe’s latest case could give new meaning to the words “eat hardy”! A rare and beautiful snow leopard, a gift from Princess Salamaji of Rashipah, has disappeared from the Bayport Zoo, and the ...

Snow Leopards

Snow Leopards
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-06
  • Total pages : 644
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : Snow Leopards: Biodiversity of the World: Conservation from Genes to Landscapes is the only comprehensive work on the biology, behavior, and conservation status of the snow leopard, a species that has long been one of the least studied, and hence poorly understood, of the large cats. Breakthroughs in technologies and ...

The Snow Leopard

The Snow Leopard
  • Author : Theresa Radcliffe
  • Publisher : Viking Childrens Books
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : When wolves enter the valley, Samu the snow leopard knows that she and her cub, Ka, will have to move on in search of food elsewhere...

The Snow Leopard

The Snow Leopard
  • Author : Glenn Scherer,Marty Fletcher
  • Publisher : MyReportLinks.com Books
  • Release Date : 2007-10-01
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 1448112656
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Summary : Describes the characteristics and habitat of the snow leopard, explaining why the animal is endangered and what efforts are being made to prevent its extinction....