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The Astonishing Elephant

Out of Print

By: Shana Alexander

300 pages, Bw photos

Random House Trade Books

Hardback | Dec 2000 | #124915 | ISBN: 0679456600
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Illustrates the symbolic and real role of elephants in mythology, folklore, warefare, and circuses, traces mass killings that have led to the animal's near extinction, and details preservation efforts.


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