Kishina (Paperback)

The True Story of Gorilla Survival

By Maxine Rock, Gerald S. Lentz (Introduction by), Terry L. Maple, PH. (Introduction by)

Peachtree Publishers, 9781561451074, 87pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1996

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The true story of how one young gorilla helped us learn about her species and its preservation. Through observing Kishina, one of the first gorillas born in captivity, researchers realized that gorillas, much like humans, should live in families and communities in order to thrive and reproduce.