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Giants of the Desert

Unread post by gmlsmit » Mon Jul 18, 2011 7:07 pm

I have just received my copy of "Giants of the Desert" it is about the elephants of the Namib and the world they live in, authored by Prof. Fritz Eloff, previous Chairman of the National Parks Board for 15 years 1979 - 1994 and head of the Zoology Department at the University of Pretoria 1954 - 1985.

I am very proud to own another of this remarkable man, who I also have had the privilege of calling oom Frirz' books.

ISBN 978-1-86919-390-4

An extract from the book

"There are some who can live without wild things, and some who cannot. These are the delights and dilemmas of one who cannot"

Aldo Leopold.
I participate because I care - CUSTOS NATURAE
No to Hotels in and commercialization of our National Parks.
No to Legalized Rhino and Lion trade.
Done 156 visits to National Parks.
What a wonderful privilege.

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