Animals of Laos book cover

Animals of Laos

Laos is home to the world's biggest species of wild cattle: the gaur, which can weigh as much as a rhinoceros. The world's biggest moth lives here, as do the elusive clouded leopard, and the endangered Irrawaddy dolphin.

This readable, well-illustrated introduction to our varied animals introduces simple scientific and environmental ideas, while encouraging readers to protect Laos's natural heritage.

by Jane Burren, illustrated by Chanty Saiyachit
First published in 2008 :: Lao and English :: 48 pages :: Paperback :: 26 x 19 cm

This book was made possible through the generosity of Edward Milford, Jackie Jones and Earthscan (

Samples pages from our book: Animals of Laos


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