The Malay Archipelago: The Land Of The Orang-utan And The Bird Of Paradise: A Narrative Of Travel, With Studies Of Man And Nature (Hardcover)

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A classic travelogue and study of nature, this book documents Alfred Russel Wallace's exploration of the Malay Archipelago in the mid-19th century. Through vivid descriptions of the landscape and the people, Wallace provides a unique insight into the region's natural history and the impacts of colonialism on the indigenous population. This book is not only an important scientific document, but also a compelling narrative of adventure and discovery.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9781019371190
ISBN-10: 1019371196
Publisher: Legare Street Press
Publication Date: July 18th, 2023
Pages: 560
Language: English