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Faithful Elephants: A True Story of Animals, People, and War

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A zoo keeper recounts the story of John, Tonky, and Wanly, three performing elephants that were starved to death at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo during World War II, and of their keepers, who weep and pray that the war will end so their beloved elephants might be saved. "A moving and powerful statement about the insanity of war".--"Horn Book". Full color.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780613036108
Author:
Lewin, Ted
Author:
Lewin, Ted
Publisher:
Turtleback Books
Subject:
Picture books for children
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - History - General
Subject:
Historical - Military & Wars
Subject:
Animals - Elephants
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Elephants
Edition Description:
Turtleback Scho
Publication Date:
19971031
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.00x7.90x.33 in. .66 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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