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March 1992, Vol. 181, No. 3


A Curious Kinship: Apes and Humans
By Eugene Linden
From awe to indifference, caring to cruelty, contradictions mark our attitudes toward our closest animal relatives, the great apes-orangutans, chimpanzees, bonobos, and gorillas.

Bonobos, Chimpanzees With a Difference
By Eugene Linden
Found only in the tropical forest of Zaire and declared a separate species in 1933, bonobos, or pygmy chimpanzees, display decidedly unchimpanzee-like behavior.

Douglas MacArtur: An American Soldier
By Geoffrey C. Ward
"It´s the orders you disobey that make you famous." So said the flamboyant, controversial general who strode to a place in history by flouting convention.

Sacred Peaks of the Andes
Article and photographs by Johan Reinhard
Ceremonial platforms atop 20,000-foot peaks yield Incas silver, gold, and mumified human remains, sacrifices to local deities. Even today peoples of the high Andes worship the mountain gods.

Lake Tahoe-Plaing for Hiogh Stakes
By Ernest B. Furguson
Will tight controls on land use save the flamed blue waters of this Sierra Nevada lake, already inundated with casinos, subdivisions, and vacationers? Place your bets.
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