Tiger Moon: Tracking the Great Cats in Nepal by Fiona SunquistTiger Moon: Tracking the Great Cats in Nepal by Fiona Sunquist

Tiger Moon: Tracking the Great Cats in Nepal

byFiona Sunquist

Paperback | June 1, 2002

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Tiger Moon is the powerful, poetic story of the Sunquists' two years studying tigers in Nepal—traveling by elephant, avoiding a rhino attack, and learning to recognize individual tigers by roar. A new afterword tells the story of promising efforts to reconnect fractured Nepalese tiger habitats.
Fiona Sunquist is a science writer and photographer, and for fifteen years she was a roving editor for International Wildlife Magazine.Mel Sunquist is an associate professor in the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Florida, Gainesville. Together they are the authors of Florida: The Ecotravellers' Wild...
Title:Tiger Moon: Tracking the Great Cats in NepalFormat:PaperbackDimensions:187 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.7 inPublished:June 1, 2002Publisher:University Of Chicago PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0226779971

ISBN - 13:9780226779973


Table of Contents

1The Mountains Had Wings
2 Catching a Tiger
3 Chitwan, Then and Now
4 Tracking the Tigers
5 The Mauling
6 Grass Cutters
7 Views from a Hide
8 Tiger Moon
9 The Roaring Tigress
10 A Boat Journey
11 Luxury in the Jungle
12 Last Days in Chitwan
Glossary of Nepali Terms
The Large Mammals of Chitwan