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Title
San Diego Wild Animal Park: Wild World of Animals 1979 (Fourth Edition)
Creator
Zoological Society of San Diego
Date Created and/or Issued
1979
Contributing Institution
San Diego Zoo Global Library and Archives
Collection
California Revealed from San Diego Zoo Global Library and Archives
Rights Information
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Description
This 4th revised edition of the San Diego Zoo Wild Animal Park's guide book has a greater emphasis on conservation and documents the Wild Animal Park's successes in this area. It documents the natural history of the San Pasqual Valley, located southeast of the city of Escondido and now an agricultural preserve. It also identifies many plants in the area, native fauna and local ecology. The Nairobi Village insert depicts the original motifs, rustic structures, events, areas, and activities, evoking the influence of other Southern California theme parks. A map and images document the Wild Animal Park at this time, including the discontinued practice of elephant rides and shows, signs of a bygone era. The cover features two rhinoceroses, a mother and young.
Type
text
Format
Book
Extent
11 x 9 in.
80 Pages of 80
Identifier
csdz_000018
Subject
San Diego Zoo--History
Zoo guides
Zoos
Zoological horticulture
Animals
Zoos--California--San Diego
San Diego Wild Animal Park
White rhinoceros
Zoological Society of San Diego--San Diego Wild Animal Park
Place
San Diego County (Calif.)
Escondido (Calif.)
San Pasqual Valley (Calif.)
Provenance
San Diego Zoo Global Library and Archives
California Revealed is supported by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.

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