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The elephant scientist / by Caitlin O'Connell and Donna M. Jackson ; photographs by Caitlin O'Connell and Timothy Rodwell.

(Author). Jackson, Donna M., 1959- (Added Author). Rodwell, T. C., (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9780547053448
  • ISBN: 0547053444
  • Description: 70 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 24 x 29 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children,

Available copies

  • 20 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical notes and index.
Contents Note: Unearthing elephant secrets -- Slippery beginnings -- Call of the wild -- Living large. Elephant species -- Sensitive souls -- Science on the savannah -- The herds at Etosha. Wild bulls -- Fancy footwork -- School days -- Settling into camp -- Ears to the ground -- Donna the scholar. Lab elephant -- Caller IDs -- The trail ahead : bull societies -- Season's end -- Elephants in peril -- Adopt an elephant -- Explorations -- Pachyderm terms.
Summary: Journey to the Namibian desert with Caitlin O'Connell, an American scientist, and witness one of nature's largest , most complex, and most intelligent mammals living today on this earth.
Subject: O'Connell, Caitlin, 1965- > Juvenile literature.
African elephant > Namibia > Juvenile literature.
African elephant > Behavior > Research > Juvenile literature.