Adventures Of A Young Naturalist

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012017122520171226 (R4)

David Attenborough reads from his 1955 account of his trip to Guyana in search of wildlife

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

In the 1950s, David Attenborough, the naturalist and broadcaster grasped a life changing opportunity which led him to travel the world finding rare and elusive animal species for London Zoo and filming the expeditions for the BBC television series, Zoo Quest. Today, an alarming encounter with a caiman.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton
Produced by Elizabeth Allard.

022017122620171227 (R4)

David Attenborough recollects his 1955 trip to Guyana in search of elusive animals.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

In the 1950s, David Attenborough, the naturalist and broadcaster grasped a life changing opportunity which led him to travel the world finding rare and elusive animal species for London Zoo and filming the expeditions for the BBC television series, Zoo Quest. Today, David Attenborough reads from the account of his trip to Guyana where he encounters a reluctant sloth.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton.
Produced by Elizabeth Allard.

032017122720171228 (R4)

David Attenborough reads from his 1950s account of his trip to Java in search of wildlife.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

In the 1950s, David Attenborough, the naturalist and broadcaster grasped a life changing opportunity which led him to travel the world finding rare and elusive animal species for London Zoo and filming the expeditions for the BBC television series, Zoo Quest. Today, he reads from his account of his trip to Java where he gets to grips with a monstrous reptile.

Abridged and read by David Attenborough
Produced by Elizabeth Allard.

042017122820171229 (R4)

David Attenborough recounts his 1950s trip to Argentina in search of wildlife.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

In the 1950s, David Attenborough, the naturalist and broadcaster grasped a life changing opportunity which led him to travel the world finding rare and elusive animal species for London Zoo and filming the expeditions for the BBC television series, Zoo Quest. Today, extraordinary birds and their nesting habits.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton
Produced by Elizabeth Allard.

0520171229

David Attenborough recounts his 1950s trip to Argentina in search of wildlife.

In the 1950s, David Attenborough, the naturalist and broadcaster grasped a life changing opportunity which led him to travel the world finding rare and elusive animal species for London Zoo and filming the expeditions for the BBC television series, Zoo Quest. Today, he reads from his account of his trip to Argentina and the mystery of the vanishing armadillo.

Abridged by Richard Hamilton
Produced by Elizabeth Allard.