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Elephants

by Rue, Leonard Lee,

Format: Print Book 2019
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 599.67 R83
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 599.67 R83
 
 
Summary
ELEPHANTS is a beautifully illustrated introduction to the nature and the life cycle of one of the Earth's most majestic creatures. The largest of land mammals, the elephant is today a threatened species in some parts of the world. Trace the ancient, respected lineage of this amazing animal. Learn the traits and characteristics of both the African and the Indian elephant as they exist in the wild today. Discover how to recognize and identify the African and Indian species, the feeding and breeding practices of the Indian work elephant as well as the wild African plains elephant, the leading role of the elephant matriarch in a group's natural hierarchy, and the myth surrounding the elephant graveyard. Entertaining and informative, ELEPHANTS is just one title from the series Animals in the Wild. Anyone seeking a better understanding of the animal kingdom, especially these majestic creatures, will enjoy this book and the entire series. Each title in this series includes color photos throughout, and back matter including: an index and further reading lists for books and internet resources. Educational Videos are offered in the back through the use of QR codes, that, when scanned, takes the student to an online video showing a video relating to the book topic. This gives the readers additional content to supplement the text.
Additional Information
Series Animals in the wild (Mason Crest Publishers)
Subjects Elephants -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Broomall, Pennsylvania :2019
Language English
Description 82 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 81) and index.
ISBN 9781422241691
1422241696
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