Le Désert




Le Désert

  • Year: 1995

  • Publisher: Silva-Verlag – Zürich – 1995
    50 % of illustrations Maximilien Bruggmann

  • Text Author: Monika & Hans Dossenbach

  • Languages: Italian, French, German

The tree at the foot of this giant sand dune in the Namib desert symbolizes the vegetation’s struggle for survival in this harsh but fascinating environment.

Sentinel in the desert. In a colony of meerkats (Suricata suricatta), guard is always kept by one of its members, whose job it is to identify and report potential enemies, especially birds of prey.