By Desmond Morris
Baboons have been respected within the Egypt of the Pharaohs; monkey deities
feature prominently within the old religions of China and Japan; and in India a few nonetheless manage to pay for sacred prestige to the langur monkey. considering Darwin our courting with the monkey has replaced, and in a few experience develop into uneasier; our identity with their ‘primitive’ and occasionally damaging behaviours amplified by means of our wisdom of our personal origins.
In Monkey Desmond Morris unpicks human attitudes to our mischievous cousins, and units out to attract a real photo of those attention-grabbing creatures and their carrying on with attractiveness in culture.
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