A book about the fascinating journey of a giant panda's life from birth to maturity. Written and photographed by:
Dr Zhang Zhihe
Director of the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding
About the Author
Passionate about conservation Dr Zhang Zhihe is the Director of the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Sichuan, and a pre-eminent authority on pandas.
A conservationist and biologist, Dr Zhang has worked in the conservation sphere for over twenty years, and presently sits on numerous national and provincial level organizations in China. Dr Zhang is also widely recognised as a leading figure in developing collaborative research efforts on giant panda breeding projects between China, the United States, Japan, the United Kingdom, Spain, France and Denmark.
Amongst the many books Professor Zhang has written include: Unveiling Giant Pandas, Watch Me Grow – Panda, Giant Pandas: Born Survivors and The Story of 51g.