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I Love this book. You will totally fall in love with the Chimp. The delivery was super fast. This is a great product.Published 4 months ago by B. Tomko
Mis an easy reading book about how "science" try to demonstrate how chimps can communicate with us thru signs. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Nayeli
An absolutely fabulous book......well-written & brilliant! Totally riviting, and hard to put down! The plot while extremely well-written, was fast moving and fascinating! Read morePublished 11 months ago by Gayle Zingerman
An ultimately sad story of what happens to experimental subjects. Nim, the chimp who was raised like a human child and then dumped when the experiment lost funding, failed to... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Laurie
Excellent, but poignant story of human research on a baby chimp, Nim Chimpsky. This book documents all the psychological and physical abuse inflicted by scientists on Nim in their... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Constantina Xanos
I have to agree with the reviewers who found this book profoundly disappointing.
That's not because of the subject matter -- the story is incredibly tragic, and is a... Read more
I knew immediately that this was going to be a heart-breaker. How could it not be when we are told in the first pages about the birth of the chimp later known as Nim, and the fact... Read morePublished on August 23, 2011 by Anne Salazar
Elizabeth Hess's Nim Chimpsky details the experimentation used to teach Nim, an infant chimpanzee, American Sign Language, and traces Nim's life following the conclusion of the... Read morePublished on August 4, 2011 by Anonymous Reader
I have read other books on the Chimp / sign language topic and thought this would be another great book with interesting stories and insights about chimp behavior. Read morePublished on September 4, 2009 by Cassandra