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Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
by Ralph Helfer
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Raised together in a small German circus town, Modoc, the elephant, and Bram, his faithful boyhood companion and later trainer, formed a bond that lasted their entire lives. It was an extraordinary friendship that was tested time and again until, in the... (read more)

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Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
Modoc: The True Story of the Greatest Elephant That Ever Lived
by Ralph Helfer
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On a quiet morning in 1896, in a small German circus town, a boy and an elephant were born. The boy was named Bram, the elephant was named Modoc. Bram was the son of a local elephant handler, and even as a child he showed signs of becoming a master... (read more)

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The Elephant Whisperer: My Life with the Herd in the African Wild
The Elephant Whisperer: My Life with the Herd in the African Wild
by Lawrence Anthony
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Lawrence Anthony devoted his life to animal conservation, protecting the world's endangered species. Then he was asked to accept a herd of "rogue" wild elephants on his Thula Thula game reserve in Zululand. His common sense told him to refuse, but he was... (read more)

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Love, Life, and Elephants: An African Love Story
Love, Life, and Elephants: An African Love Story
by Daphne Sheldrick
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“Astonishing...You may be tempted after the last page to sell all your possessions and join [Sheldricks] cause.”—The Boston Globe The first person to successfully raise newborn elephants, Dame Daphne Sheldrick has saved countless... (read more)

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An Elephant's Life: An Intimate Portrait from Africa
An Elephant's Life: An Intimate Portrait from Africa
by Caitlin Oconnell
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An Elephants Life is the first book to provide a real sense of an elephants life, from birth to death. “An Elephant's Life is . . . a book elephant lovers should add to their libraries, and its also a good starting volume for those who have... (read more)

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Elephant Destiny: Biography of an Endangered Species in Africa
Elephant Destiny: Biography of an Endangered Species in Africa
by Martin Meredith
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-235) and index.... (read more)

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Jumbo: The Unauthorised Biography of a Victorian Sensation
Jumbo: The Unauthorised Biography of a Victorian Sensation
by John Sutherland
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The first comprehensive 'biography' of one of the first celebrity animals who gave us one of our favourite words.... (read more)

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The Beauty of the Beasts: Tales of Hollywood's Wild Animal Stars
The Beauty of the Beasts: Tales of Hollywood's Wild Animal Stars
by Ralph Helfer
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THE BEAUTY OF THE BEASTS is a chronicle of many years Ralph Helfer spent as a Hollywood animal behaviorist, and is full of behind–the–scenes accounts of the many television programs and films in which Helfer's animals appeared, including... (read more)

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Love, Life, and Elephants: An African Love Story
Love, Life, and Elephants: An African Love Story
by Daphne Sheldrick
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“Astonishing...You may be tempted after the last page to sell all your possessions and join [Sheldricks] cause.”—The Boston Globe The first person to successfully raise newborn elephants, Dame Daphne Sheldrick has saved countless... (read more)

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Behemoth: The History of the Elephant in America
Behemoth: The History of the Elephant in America
by Ronald B Tobias
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In the two hundred years since their arrival in America, elephants have worked on farms, mills, mines, and railroads, in Hollywood, and in professional baseball. They've contributed to the national discourse on civil rights, immigration, politics... (read more)

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Elephantoms: Tracking the Elephant
Elephantoms: Tracking the Elephant
by Lyall Watson
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Drawing from scientific research, anthropological studies and personal experience, Lyall Watson documents the elephant's wide-ranging capabilities to remeber and mourn. Watson interweaves childhood tales with myth and fact to show readers the nature and... (read more)

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The Cowboy and His Elephant
The Cowboy and His Elephant
by Malcolm Macpherson
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In the late 1980s, a female baby elephant was born on the plains of Southern Africa. In a "cull," her family was slaughtered. Only the newborn female's life was spared. Terrified and bewildered the young elephant was transported to America to be sold... (read more)

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Elephants on the Edge: What Animals Teach Us about Humanity
Elephants on the Edge: What Animals Teach Us about Humanity
by Ga Bradshaw
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Drawing on accounts from India to Africa and California to Tennessee, and on research in neuroscience, psychology, and animal behavior, G. A. Bradshaw explores the minds, emotions, and lives of elephants. Wars, starvation, mass culls, poaching, and... (read more)

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Elephas Maximus: A Portrait of the Indian Elephant
Elephas Maximus: A Portrait of the Indian Elephant
by Stephen Alter
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Revered in Indian religion and culture, coveted for its ivory tusks, the majestic Asian elephant has captured the fascination of humans for more than four thousand years. In an effort to shed light on this regal animal and its unique relationship with... (read more)

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The Astonishing Elephant: An Ardent Appreciation of an Astonishing Animal
The Astonishing Elephant: An Ardent Appreciation of an Astonishing Animal
by Shana Alexander
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"Elephant" contains the most marvelous stories and history about these mysterious behemoths, from Hannibal's crossing of the Alps to Barnum's Jumbo. Their story is full of humor, sorrow, wisdom, sex, science, and human interest. 16-page photo insert.... (read more)

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The Life and Lore of the Elephant
The Life and Lore of the Elephant
by Robert Delort
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Discoveries "RM" Each volume is a visually exciting look at one facet of nature, science, archaeology, history, art, or music. These paperback books are ideal for carrying along on vacations, business trips, on planes, to the beach, or every day on the... (read more)

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The Cowboy and His Elephant
The Cowboy and His Elephant
by Malcolm Macpherson
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In the late 1980s, a female baby elephant was born on the plains of Southern Africa. In a "cull," her family was slaughtered. Only the newborn female's life was spared. Terrified and bewildered the young elephant was transported to America to be sold... (read more)

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Silent Thunder: In the Presence of Elephants
Silent Thunder: In the Presence of Elephants
by Katy Payne
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In this mixture of personal saga, social commentary, and scientific research, Payne researches elephants' use of infrasound (sound below human hearing) to communicate over long distances. She describes the research she undertook in Kenya and in Zimbabwe,... (read more)

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Elephants: The Deciding Decade
Elephants: The Deciding Decade
by Ronald Orenstein
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ELEPHANTS, features text by some of the world's leading authorities on the African elephant. It has more than 100 color pictures and is very much a celebration of this magnificant animal.... (read more)

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To the Elephant Graveyard
To the Elephant Graveyard
by Tarquin Hall
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