Elephant Destiny: Biography Of An Endangered Species In Africa

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PublicAffairs, 2001 - Nature - 244 pages
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Explores the history of the African elephant from the discovery of its origins to the late twentieth century, looks at what modern science has revealed about the elephant world, examines the appearance of elephants in myth, religion, and literature, and discusses how elephants have become endangered and what can be done to halt their decline.

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ELEPHANT DESTINY: Biography of an Endangered Species in Africa

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A compilation of thoughts, facts, and literature on the African elephant, from a former journalist and scholar who has written extensively about the continent.Elephants once ranged over all of Africa ... Read full review

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User Review  - dickcraig - LibraryThing

I am a real fan of Meredith. I thought his "Fate of Africa" was one of the better books I have read. This book is all about the elephants and how they have been exploited by man. It is sad to think ... Read full review

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