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The Resource Following Fifi : my adventures among wild chimpanzees : lessons from our closest relatives, John Crocker, MD ; foreword by Jane Goodall

Following Fifi : my adventures among wild chimpanzees : lessons from our closest relatives, John Crocker, MD ; foreword by Jane Goodall

Label
Following Fifi : my adventures among wild chimpanzees : lessons from our closest relatives
Title
Following Fifi
Title remainder
my adventures among wild chimpanzees : lessons from our closest relatives
Statement of responsibility
John Crocker, MD ; foreword by Jane Goodall
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Crocker spent eight months in the Gombe forest working with Jane Goodall. He would follow families of wild chimpanzees and learn the fundamental behavioural traits of these chimps as they raised their offspring. Upon returning home and becoming a doctor, Crocker found himself incorporating the lessons he learned into his work as a father and physician
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crocker, John
Dewey number
599.885
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.P94
LC item number
C76 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Goodall, Jane
  • Crocker, John
  • Chimpanzees
  • Psychology, Comparative
  • Gombe National Park (Tanzania)
  • Zoology
  • Physicians
Label
Following Fifi : my adventures among wild chimpanzees : lessons from our closest relatives, John Crocker, MD ; foreword by Jane Goodall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: Into the forest -- Gombe arrival -- Settling in -- A day in the life of Fifi and Freud -- Of chimps and men -- Madame Bee holds her own -- Trust and security -- My friend and mentor: Hamisi Matama -- Knowing Jane -- Leave-taking -- Part two: The medical path -- Entering the medical field -- Forest reflections: jungle influences in my practice -- Part three: Return to Gombe -- Combe calling -- Reunion with Jane -- Gombe return -- Back to the forest -- Jane's Peak -- Finding my place -- Forest reflections: how wild chimpanzees helped make me a better father - A path less traveled: Bubongo village -- More forest reflections: broadening my perspective on family medicine -- Good-bye again -- Keeping up with Jane
Control code
bl2017041647
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 269 pages
Isbn
9781681775685
Lccn
bl2017041647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Following Fifi : my adventures among wild chimpanzees : lessons from our closest relatives, John Crocker, MD ; foreword by Jane Goodall
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one: Into the forest -- Gombe arrival -- Settling in -- A day in the life of Fifi and Freud -- Of chimps and men -- Madame Bee holds her own -- Trust and security -- My friend and mentor: Hamisi Matama -- Knowing Jane -- Leave-taking -- Part two: The medical path -- Entering the medical field -- Forest reflections: jungle influences in my practice -- Part three: Return to Gombe -- Combe calling -- Reunion with Jane -- Gombe return -- Back to the forest -- Jane's Peak -- Finding my place -- Forest reflections: how wild chimpanzees helped make me a better father - A path less traveled: Bubongo village -- More forest reflections: broadening my perspective on family medicine -- Good-bye again -- Keeping up with Jane
Control code
bl2017041647
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 269 pages
Isbn
9781681775685
Lccn
bl2017041647
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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