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The Resource Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer

Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer

Label
Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication
Title
Elephant talk
Title remainder
the surprising science of elephant communication
Statement of responsibility
Ann Downer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an introduction to elephants, describing their different types, habitat, herd behavior, how they communicate using sound, touch, and bodily movement, and the dangers they face from illegal poaching
Cataloging source
DLC
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Downer, Ann
Dewey number
599.67/4159
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elephants
  • Animal communication
  • Animal societies
  • Elephants
  • Animal communication
  • Animal societies
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-108) and index
Contents
A tale of three elephants -- Born into the heart of the herd -- Trumpets, rumbles, and long-distance calls -- Talking through walls : infrasound -- Ear flaps, trunk curls, and elephant perfume -- Good vibrations -- A five-thousand-year-old relationship -- How will we answer the elephants' call?
Control code
BK0009229847
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780761357667
Lccn
2010024880
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
Label
Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-108) and index
Contents
A tale of three elephants -- Born into the heart of the herd -- Trumpets, rumbles, and long-distance calls -- Talking through walls : infrasound -- Ear flaps, trunk curls, and elephant perfume -- Good vibrations -- A five-thousand-year-old relationship -- How will we answer the elephants' call?
Control code
BK0009229847
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780761357667
Lccn
2010024880
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps

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