Gotham

9781592405466

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Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo

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Review of ‘Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo’

Chimpanzees are loads of fun, or so movies and TV shows would have us believe. They’re charming, intelligent, affectionate—just like us. But they really are just like us: They can be violent and domineering, and they are deeply intolerant of strangers. They do, indeed, share most of our DNA.

Bonobos, another species of ape, also…

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