Born Wild: The Extraordinary Story of One Man’s Passion for Lions and for Africa


    La biographie en Anglais de Tony Fitzjohn, ange-gardien des lions du Kenya et de Tanzanie

    Born Wild is a story of passion, adventure and skulduggery on the frontline of African conservation.

    Following Tony Fitzjohn’s journey from London bad boy to African wildlife warrior, the heart of the story is a series of love affairs with the world’s most beautiful and endangered creatures – affairs that so often end in pain, for to succeed in re-introducing a lion or leopard to the wild is to be deprived of their companionship.

    Tony tells of his twenty years in Kenya with George Adamson of Born Free fame – a time of discovery, isolation and frequent danger living far from civilisation. And when he was prevented from re-introducing any more animals into the wild and made unwelcome in the country he loved, Tony had to start anew in Tanzania.