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Of tigers and men

Richard Ives

Of tigers and men

entering the age of extinction

by Richard Ives

  • 218 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Nan A. Talese/Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ives, Richard.,
  • Tigers -- Asia.,
  • Endangered species -- Asia.,
  • Wildlife conservation -- Asia.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Ives.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.C23
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21337678M
    ISBN 10038547816X

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