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By Sue Savage-Rumbaugh

The awesome tale of a "talking" chimp, a number one scientist, and the profound insights they've got exposed approximately our species.

He has been featured in disguise tales in Time, Newsweek, and nationwide Geographic, and has been the topic of a "NOVA" documentary. he's at once answerable for discoveries that experience pressured the clinical group to recast its considering the character of the brain and the origins of language. he's Kanzi, a unprecedented bonobo chimpanzee who has overturned the concept symbolic language is exclusive to our species. this can be the relocating tale of the way Kanzi discovered to speak with people and the profound classes he has taught us approximately our animal cousins, and ourselves.

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