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Published: 23 June 2016

176 Pages | 32 black and white halftones


ISBN: 9780198717225

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Savannas: A Very Short Introduction

Peter A. Furley

Very Short Introductions

  • Explains the nature and variety of the vegetation, wildlife, and environments of tropical savannas
  • Discusses the evolution of savannas and their role in the emergence and distribution of human populations
  • Illustrates the characteristics of each of the continental formations, including the lesser-known non-savanna inclusions
  • Outlines the key issues and concerns over current developments to savannas
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over seven million copies sold worldwide