Book #24991

Beyond Innocence; An Autobiography In Letters; The Later Years - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Jane Goodall, Dale Peterson
Beyond Innocence; An Autobiography In Letters; The Later Years - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Jane Goodall, Dale Peterson.
Beyond Innocence; An Autobiography In Letters; The Later Years - 1st Edition/1st Printing
Beyond Innocence; An Autobiography In Letters; The Later Years - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; xiv, 418 pages
Publisher: Boston New York: Houghton and Mifflin, 2001.
ISBN: 9780618125203

A Fine first printing of the first edition in equally Fine dust-jacket, minor traces of edge-wear.

The second volume and continuation of her autobiography in letters, following the 2000 publication of Africa in my Blood. According to her, this includes the years of her greatest triumphs, her deepest tragedies, as well as her most important discoveries about chimpanzee behavior, including the dark finding that they wage war and commit murder, just as human do.

Price: $70.00

Author Bio

Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall is the world’s foremost expert in chimpanzees. Born April 3, 1934, she spent 45 years studying wild chimpanzees in Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania. In addition to being honored as Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire, she was named a United Nations Messenger of Peace in 2002.

She has received many awards including the French Legion of Honor, the Medal of Tanzania, the Kyoto Prize, and the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement.

She was also the founder of the Alligator Society at age eleven, among the criteria for qualification was: "You have to be able to recognize 10 birds, 10 dogs, 10 trees and 5 butterflies OR moths"