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Wild Orphans

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Gerry Ellis

135 pages, 150 col photos

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Hardback | Dec 2002 | #129401 | ISBN: 0941807584
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About this book

Tells the tale of eight baby elephants living in the nursery of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Orphanage at the Nairobi National Park in Kenya, East Africa. It chronicles their story over two long years, including images of the rescue of abandoned baby elephants, their upbringing by dedicated 24-hour surrogate human "mothers," the lessons they learn, and ultimately, their release back into the wild.

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