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Balarama : a royal elephant

Author: Ted Lewin; Betsy Lewin
Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The authors recount how the trained elephants of southern India, in particular the one chosen to be the lead elephant in the Mysore Dasara, are raised, cared for, and prepared for performing in ceremonial processions. Includes background information and glossary.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ted Lewin; Betsy Lewin
ISBN: 1600602657 9781600602658
OCLC Number: 299281329
Target Audience: Elementary Grade; 910
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: Ted and Betsy Lewin.

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The authors recount how the trained elephants of southern India, in particular the one chosen to be the lead elephant in the Mysore Dasara, are raised, cared for, and prepared for performing in ceremonial processions. Includes background information and glossary.

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