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Monte Reel
Monte Reel

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Monte Reel is also the author of The Last of the Tribe. He has written articles and essays for the New York Times Magazine, Harper’s and Outside, and he is a former foreign correspondent for the Washington Post. He lives outside of Chicago with his wife and two daughters.


 

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Between Man and Beast
An Unlikely Explorer and the African Adventure that Took the Victorian World by Storm
Written by Monte Reel


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $15.95

In 1856, Paul Du Chaillu ventured into the African jungle in search of a mythic beast, the gorilla. After wild encounters with vicious cannibals, deadly snakes, and tribal kings, Du Chaillu emerged with 20 preserved gorilla skins—two of which were stuffed and brought on tour—and walked smack dab into the biggest... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.

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Between Man and Beast
An Unlikely Explorer, the Evolution Debates, and the African Adventure that Took the Victorian World by Storm
Written by Monte Reel


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
Publisher: Doubleday
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

The unbelievably riveting adventure of an unlikely young explorer who emerged from the jungles of Africa with evidence of a mysterious, still mythical beast—the gorilla—only to stumble straight into the center of the biggest debate of the day: Darwin’s theory of evolution

In 1856 Paul Du Chaillu marched into the equatorial wilderness... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.

Between Man and Beast
An Unlikely Explorer and the African Adventure the Victorian World by Storm
Written by Monte Reel


Format: eBook, 352 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

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