"The Great Apes" tells of the evolution, social customs, complex lifestyles and natural habitats of man's closest relatives. A visual celebration of these great creatures, the book contains over 100 full colour photographs.The authors also concern themselves with the human activities (many illegal) and assaults that are endangering the very survival of the species. Features in natural history, photography and travel publications.
Cyril Russo is a wildlife photographer with a particular interest in primates and tropical forest. Emmanuelle Grundmann is a scientific writer who has worked as a consultant primatologist in Asia, Africa and South America.