Born Wild is a narrative of ardour, adventure and skulduggery on the frontline of African conservation. Following Tony Fitzjohn’s adventure from London unhealthy boy to African natural world warrior, the coronary heart of the story is a collection of amorous affairs with the realm’s most alluring and endangered creatures – affairs that so often conclusion in ache, for to be triumphant in re-introducing a lion or leopard to the wild is to be disadvantaged of their companionship.
Tony tells of his twenty years in Kenya with George Adamson of Born Free fame – a time of discovery, isolation and everyday hazard living removed from civilisation. And when he was averted from re-introducing any further animals into the wild and made unwelcome in the nation he adored, Tony had to delivery anew in Tanzania.
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