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Kingdom of the elephants

Alan C. Jenkins

Kingdom of the elephants

by Alan C. Jenkins

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Published by Follett Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Alan C. Jenkins. Illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.J413 Ki3
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p.
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5984214M
LC Control Number66013713
OCLC/WorldCa1421899

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Elephant is the largest animal that lives on land in the present world. Elephants are mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea. In this page, we will explore elephant facts, its evolution, types, diets, anatomy, habitats, adaptations, lifespan, predators and fun facts of elephants & more.   Video of the Elephant kingdom that is Hwange taken in September Based at Somalisa and Davisons Camps it covers the wide variety of .

Elephants have also been seen visiting the bones of other dead elephants, and touching the skeletons with their trunks. Mourning rituals in the animal kingdom Grooming in consolation. According to the Ramayana, the elephant's mother was ing to the Matangalila, Airaavatha was born when Brahma sang sacred hymns over the halves of the egg shell from which Garuda hatched, followed by seven more male and eight female elephants. Prithu made Airaavatha king of all elephants. One of his names means "the one who knits or binds the clouds" since myth has it that these.


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Kingdom of the elephants by Alan C. Jenkins Download PDF EPUB FB2

The author was a colonial official in Uganda in the years between WWI and WWII. Here he recounts hunts after elephant, crocodile and other sundry big game.

Some very interesting chapters, other not, but what made for unpleasant reading was the author's tendency to simply jump from one encounter to the next with little to no context.3/5(1). Set on an Indian coffee plantation where elephants are used to cut back the jungle, Tumbi and his labored dialogue block the reader's acquisition of some interesting information on the capturing, subduing and work training of wild elephants, the treatment of musth and an instance of a rogue killer.

This book was first published inhas pages, 18 chapters, 4 large maps, 29 colour pictures and 61 B/W photos. The book is dedicated to author's parents. The foreword is by Niko Tinbergen. IAIN DOUGLAS HAMILTON was born on Cited by: Kingdom of the elephants (Book, ) [] Get this from a library.

Kingdom of the elephants. Kingdom of the Elephant by Temple-Perkins, E. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Kingdom of the Elephant by Temple Perkins E a - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Sign On My Account Basket Help. Sue Child rated it it was amazing review of another edition. A real and honest account of the elephant situation in Africa.

Coming from the world of wildlife management and conservation, it’s refreshing to read the honest truth and reality of what occurs and what needs to be done in Africa/5.

With the seductive title of "Land of the Elephant Kings", written by Paul Kosmin, one would expect an interesting account of the Seleucid conquest and settlement ventures in Asia. Indeed, in the introduction to the book, the author cites the finding of an Indian elephant in a relief carved on the lintel of Fort Karasis in central s:   This is a coffe table book.

It has magnificent photographs of elephants in large clans, very, very, close ups that make you feel as if you can see the rough skin on this beautiful mammal. He photographed the elephants in the late night when the lions were trying to steal a new-born s: The King of a nearby kingdom was raising an army and wanted a lot of elephants for his regiment.

His servants went to the forest and laid traps for catching the elephants. The dug deep trenches and covered them with leaves and kept lots of bananas on them.

The elephants, while trying to reach out for the bananas, fell into the traps. Kingdom of Laos book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Kingdom of Laos book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Start by marking “Kingdom of Laos: The Land of the Million Elephants and of the White Parasol” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving 5/5(1). This is a great book of interesting facts about elephants and beautiful photographs displayed on every page. I got this book for my 4 year year olds birthday because elephants are an absolute favorite.

Fun book for all ages my 2, 4 and 6 year Reviews: Created by Jean de Brunhoff between andBabar's Kingdom, also known in French as Le pays des Éléphants (Elephant Land), is a fictional country supposedly in West Africa consisting of elephants and other animals, which are usually bipedal and civilized.

As its name implies, it is ruled by its first civilized citizen, Babar d by: Jean de Brunhoff. An Elephant’s Story (): (recommended ages ) An Elephant’s Story is a beautifully written and illustrated book for animal lovers everywhere.

A young girl has a magical connection with an elephant while visiting a sanctuary and suddenly realizes she can hear his thoughts. out of 5 stars KINGDOM OF THE ELEPHANT Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 June This book was published inhas pages, 40 B/W photos, 2 Reviews: 1. The King decided to go in search of the elephant the next day.

Thus, headed by the King, the man guided the king’s men to the cave where the elephant lived. The King’s men were armed to capture the elephant. The elephant recognized the man as the same one he had helped earlier, and was deeply hurt by the man’s selfishness.

The book is based on a tale that Brunhoff's wife, Cécile, had invented for their children. It tells of a young elephant, named Babar, whose mother is killed by a hunter. Babar escapes, and in the process leaves the jungle, visits a big city, and returns to bring the benefits of civilization to his fellow elephants.

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Elmer is different and he's definitely not like any other elephants. is being different a good thing or bad thing.

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Early life. Born in in Karapur, Mysore, Kingdom of Mysore, then a Princely State of British India, and raised as a Muslim, Sabu was the son of an Indian mahout (elephant rider). While most reference books list his full name as "Sabu Dastagir" (which was the name he used legally), research by journalist Philip Leibfried suggests that his full name was in fact Selar Sabu.Find out when Kingdom of the Elephants is on TV.

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