Download e-book for kindle: Rainforest Hero: The Life and Death of Bruno Manser by Ruedi Suter

By Ruedi Suter

ISBN-10: 3905252899

ISBN-13: 9783905252897

In 1984 Swiss shepherd Bruno Manser trekked in the course of the virgin rainforests of Borneo to reside one of the jungle's final nomads. In six years one of the Penan humans, Manser witnessed the wholesale destruction of 1 of the world's so much assorted ecosystems via quick deforestation. He swore to do every little thing he may possibly to forestall it. Manser's globetrotting crusade introduced the world's awareness to tropical deforestation. It additionally made him an enemy of Asia's bushes barons. In 2000 he disappeared and not using a hint. Ruedi Suter's engrossing biography - the 1st in English - charts Manser's notable trip shape a tender guy am who sought to flee civilization for the peace of the jungle to a campaigner who may withstand oligarchs, lead protests world wide, and, finally, provide his existence for the forests that he loved.

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In 1984 Swiss shepherd Bruno Manser trekked throughout the virgin rainforests of Borneo to stay one of the jungle's final nomads. In six years one of the Penan humans, Manser witnessed the wholesale destruction of 1 of the world's so much different ecosystems via swift deforestation. He swore to do every little thing he may to forestall it.

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