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For the Love of Chimps: The Jane Goodall Story
Jane Goodall, a soft-spoken English woman with no formal training in animal study, spent years among wild chimps and was the first to discover no these humanlike animals live.
Paperback, 72 pages
Published January 28th 2005 by Perfection Learning
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This book reminded me why I became an Anthropology major. I love Jane Goodall. I wish Troy had had a primatology department. I would have loved to have gone to Africa and studied chimps for a few years. This book is very well written for children because it spends a good deal of time talking about Jane when she was young. There are lots of great stories about her training her dog and observing animals as a young girl. I found this part boring because I wanted to get to the part about the actual ...more