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Jumbo : the greatest elephant in the world

Author: Paul Chambers
Publisher: London : André Deutsch, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of one of the greatest elephant ever known, Jumbo (from whom we get our word). This book not only unravels the story, but also looks at Jumbo from a zoologist's point of view.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jumbo, (Elephant); Jumbo, (Elephant)
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Chambers
ISBN: 9780233002224 0233002227
OCLC Number: 280338024
Description: 224 pages, [8] pages plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Paul Chambers.

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"'Under the Radar' Top Ten -- One of the best books of 2008 you might have missed." -- Kirkus Reviews "This gentle, well-wrought book takes readers to thrilling places." - "The Washington Times" "In Read more...

 
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