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An African love story : love, life and elephants

Author: Daphne Sheldrick
Publisher: London : Viking, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A conservationist who has dedicated her life to saving orphan elephants in Africa describes her relationships with her late husband, Tsavo Park warden David Sheldrick, and a host of animals, including the majestic elephant, Eleanor.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Daphne Sheldrick
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daphne Sheldrick
ISBN: 9780670919710 0670919713 9780141966779 0141966777 9780670919703 0670919705
OCLC Number: 812686419
Notes: Originally published: 2012.
Includes index.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Daphne Sheldrick.

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Tells the story from Africa's greatest living conservationist. This book covers a typical day for the author that involves rescuing baby elephants from poachers; finding homes for orphan elephants,  Read more...

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Compulsively readable...the more you hear about elephants from her, the more you wonder why they don't rule the world -- Kathryn Hughes Mail on Sunday An enchanting memoir...Baby birds, antelopes, Read more...

 
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