In the Land of the Jaguar: South America and Its People (Hardcover)
South America and Its People
Tundra Books (NY), 9780887767562, 149pp.
Publication Date: September 11, 2007
Replete with Andrej Krystoforski's vibrant illustrations, maps, an index, and bibliography, In the Land of the Jaguar: South America and Its People is a fascinating, colorful journey of exploration and discovery.
About the Author
Andrej Krystoforski was born in Poland during World War II. After earning a master's degree from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, he began working as an illustrator and designer. Several years after receiving an art scholarship from the Kosciusko Foundation in New York, he emigrated to the United States. Andrej won many national and international awards before moving to Canada, where his interest in animation led to his involvement in the creation of many television shows and features including Pippi Longstocking, Heidi, Seven Little Monsters, Little Bear, Bob and Margaret, and Max and Ruby. Today, Andrej Krystoforski lives in Canada, creating children's and young adult book illustrations.
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“A thoroughly researched and captivating offering…. Report writers will find a wealth of information here, and all readers will gain a strong appreciation for these four-legged wonders.”
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