The Impossible Five: In Search Of South Africa's Most Elusive Mammals by Justin FoxThe Impossible Five: In Search Of South Africa's Most Elusive Mammals by Justin Fox

The Impossible Five: In Search Of South Africa's Most Elusive Mammals

byJustin Fox

Paperback | March 1, 2019

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Visiting Africa's game reserves is often all about spotting "The Big Five" - the five most dangerous animals on the continent - the Lion, the Leopard, the Elephant, the Rhino and the Buffalo. But what about those animals you have almost zero chance of seeing?

Justin Fox drew up a list of the most elusive animals and set off to find "The Impossible Five" - the Cape Mountain Leopard, the Aardvark, the Pangolin, the Riverine Rabbit, and the Naturally Occurring White Lion. In a humorous, original, off-beat adventure story, Fox travels around Africa in search of these forgotten animals, meeting some very weird characters and other absurd mammals along the way.
Travel writer, novelist, and photographer Justin Fox was editor of Getaway International magazine. Fox was a Rhodes Scholar and received a doctorate in English from Brasenose College, Oxford University. He was a research fellow at the University of Cape Town, where he now teaches part time. Fox's writing and photographs have been publi...
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Title:The Impossible Five: In Search Of South Africa's Most Elusive MammalsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.63 inPublished:March 1, 2019Publisher:Jacaranda BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1909762555

ISBN - 13:9781909762558

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