Love, Life, and Elephants
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Daphne Sheldrick
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-25 - Publisher: Picador

"Astonishing...You may be tempted after the last page to sell all your possessions and join [Sheldrick's] cause."—The Boston Globe The first person to successfully raise newborn elephants, Dame Daphne Sheldrick has saved countless African animals from certain death. In this indelible and deeply heartfelt memoir, Daphne tells of her remarkable
An African Love Story
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: Daphne Sheldrick
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-26 - Publisher: National Geographic Books

Daphne Sheldrick's best-selling love story of romance, life and elephants, An African Love Story: Love, Life and Elephants is an incredible story from Africa's greatest living conservationist. A typical day for Daphne involves rescuing baby elephants from poachers; finding homes for orphan elephants, all the while campaigning the ever-present threat
An African Love Story
Language: en
Pages: 334
Authors: Daphne Sheldrick
Categories: Elephants
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

A typical day for Daphne involves rescuing baby elephants from poachers; finding homes for orphan elephants, all the while campaigning the ever-present threat of poaching for the ivory trade.An African Love Story is the incredible memoir of her life. It tells two stories. The first is the Tsavo years, and
An African Love Story
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Daphne Sheldrick
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Daphne Sheldrick's best-selling love story of romance, life and elephants, An African Love Story: Love, Life and Elephants is an incredible story from Africa's greatest living conservationist. A typical day for Daphne involves rescuing baby elephants from poachers; finding homes for orphan elephants, all the while campaigning the ever-present threat
Elephant Sense and Sensibility
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Michael Garstang
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-12 - Publisher: Academic Press

Elephant Sense and Sensibility is a comprehensive treatment of the full range of elephant behavior. Beginning with chapters on evolution and the elephant’s brain, this book is an integrated presentation of the elephant’s capacity for memory, morality, emotion, empathy, altruism, language, intelligence, learning and teaching. Grounded primarily in scientific research,