Elephants, big, strong, and wise
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Elephants, big, strong, and wise by Pierre Pfeffer

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Published by Young Discovery Library in Ossining, N.Y .
Written in English


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Examines the characteristics and natural history of this immense but gentle animal.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Pierre Pfeffer ; illustrated by René Mettler ; specialist adviser, Donald Bruning ; translated by Sarah Matthews.
SeriesYoung Discovery Library ;, 4, Young Discovery Library (Series) ;, 4.
ContributionsMettler, René, ill.
LC ClassificationsQL737.P98 P4513 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2403549M
ISBN 100944589049
LC Control Number87033995

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