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Despite its slim appearance, this guide contains very detailed descriptive write ups on the natural history of the subcontinent, from its geological origins and the distinctiveness of each region's climate and vegetation, to the cultural and social attitudes of its peoples toward nature and conservation. The main portion rightly consists of a field guide to the plants and animals of India, albeit only brief descriptions of the most commonly occurring ones, since more detailed treatments can be ...more