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Rescuing the Spectacled Bear

by Stephen Fry

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by HUTCHINSON (RAND) .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7314287M
ISBN 100091795230
ISBN 109780091795238

Visit a spectacled bear rescue centre. The Chaparri Conservation Area is a community-owned and managed reserve protecting a pristine area of grassy rolling hills, backed by vertical rock walls and studded with trees and cacti.   He has also published a collection of work entitled Paperweight (); Moab is My Washpot () - an autobiography; and Rescuing the Spectacled Bear: .

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Lots of people think of bears as being giant, ferocious carnivores that live in the cold, remote north, in places like Alaska, Canada, and Russia. While brown bears and polar bears live in the north, there’s one species of bear that’s found only in South America: the spectacled bear. Spectacled bears live in the Andes Mountains.   Everyone's favorite bears (and some you may have never met before) fish, munch, dive, cuddle, & climb their way through this playful romp. The simple rhyming text is enhanced with fun facts about new cubs (pandas are born no bigger than a stick of butter!) & bears around the world (the spectacled bear is the only species native to South America), while Bob Barner's richly textured /5(26).


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Rescuing the Spectacled Bear barely (ooh, a bear pun) qualifies as a blog entry let alone a book, but Fry is occasionally funny (assuming you are amused by gastric distress) and includes a few light facts about Peru and spectacled bears.

Approach the book /5. RESCUING THE SPECTACLED BEAR Hardcover – January 1, by Stephen Fry (Author)/5(7). Rescuing the Spectacled Bear: A Peruvian Diary by Stephen Fry () Hardcover – January 1, by/5(7).

The book provides an interesting insight into the formative years of the man who is perhaps the greatest living embodiment of the BBC's mission: to educate, inform, and entertain. The self-effacing way that Stephen writes about himself seems authentic which, given the broad range of his accomplishments, is an extremely endearing quality, and 4/5.

Both wildly funny and moving -- a journal of Stephen Fry’s bid to rescue Peru’s endangered spectacled cled Bear: The spectacled bear is small and dark, ranging in colour from black to brown, and a few have a reddish tinge.

It has distinctive circular or semicircular creamy white markings on the face around the eyes, reminiscent of n Fry: Large, unwieldy and. On New Years Day BBC 1 broadcast a programme about Stephen Fry going to Peru to track Paddington Bear's roots and more seriously to rescue a Spectacled bear, one of the world's endangered species.

At Easter a follow up programme was shown on BBC 2, they went back, and helped rescue a mate for the young bear they had found on their first trip. Rescuing The Spectacled Bear. The lowest-priced item in unused and unworn condition with absolutely no signs of wear.

The item may be missing the original packaging (such as the original box or bag or tags) or in the original packaging but not sealed. Stephen Fry's wonderfully funny and moving diary of his bid to rescue Peru's endangered Spectacle bears. On New Years Day BBC 1 broadcast a programme about Stephen Fry going to Peru to track Paddington Bear's roots and more seriously to rescue a Spectacled bear.

Rescuing the Spectacled Bear reminds us that it's possible to argue that he's at his best as a writer. It's a funny and moving diary of his bid to rescue Peru's endangered Spectacled Bears and altogether a delight/5(9). The inspirational book "Rescuing the Spectacled Bear" is read by Stephen Fry and also includes a specially recorded update by the author on the Bear Rescue project.

Stephen Fry first travelled to Peru to investigate Paddington Bear's origins in the BBC documentary, "Paddington Bear: The Early Years".Reviews:   Buy a cheap copy of Rescuing the Spectacled Bear book by Stephen Fry.

Free shipping over $/5(2). This diary of Stephen Fry's relates his trips to Peru tracking Paddington Bear's roots and more seriously, rescuing a young Spectacled bear, one of the world's endangered species. He also includes how a mate was found for the first bear, while on a subsequent trip to Peru.

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Spectacled Bears (Tremarctos ornatus) also known as the ‘Andean Bears’ are distributed in the Northern Andes Mountains including Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and into Chile.

The Spectacled Bear is the only living bear species native to South America. The Spectacled Bear is the closest living kin of the short-faced bears of the Middle Pleistocene to [ ]. the proceeds of rescuing the spectacled bear are plowed into the charity in which mr fry is involved to help do exactly that, which should deserve another star admittedly, but the books just a liitle on the short side.

The writing is excellent as one would expect from stephen fry, and his frankness honesty and devilish humour shine through Reviews: 8. The spectacled bear is the only species of bear in South America and one of the most emblematic mammals of the tropical Andes.

Physical Description Spectacled bears are robust, with a short and muscular neck, short but strong legs. As with all bears, spectacled bears walk on the soles of their feet and have longer front than rear legs, making.

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Stephen John Fry (born 24 August ) is an English actor, comedian and writer. He and Hugh Laurie are the comic double act Fry and Laurie, who starred in A Bit of Fry & Laurie and Jeeves and Wooster. Fry's acting roles include a Golden Globe Award-nominated lead performance in the film Wilde, Melchett in the BBC television series Blackadder, the title character in the television series.

the proceeds of rescuing the spectacled bear are plowed into the charity in which mr fry is involved to help do exactly that, which should deserve another star admittedly, but the books just a liitle on the short side.Ma - The Andean bear, also known as the spectacled bear, is sometimes called the Paddington bear, after the fictional bear in children's books written by Michael Bond.

The spectacled bear is the only bear species in South America, and its numbers are dwindling. In Peru, the Inkaterra Machu Picchu Pueblo Hotel, a National Geographic Unique Lodge of the World, has set aside land as.

Directed by Alan Lewens. With Stephen : Stephen Fry.