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Elephant Company : the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II / Vicki Constantine Croke.

Croke, Vicki, author. (Author).
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  • 13 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver 940.54259591092 CRO (Text) 34304000779940 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library - Greensburg 940.5425 CROKE (Text) 32826012031324 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 940.5425 CROKE (Text) 33946002887284 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Limberlost Public Library 940.54 C94 (Text) 37516002004414 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Linden Carnegie Public Library - Linden 940.54 CRO (Text) 34239004352963 Adult Non-Fiction, Main Library Available -
Middletown Fall Creek Township Public Library - Middletown 940.54 CRO (Text) 76331000125164 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello 940.54 CROKE (Text) 37743002145722 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Osgood Public Library - Osgood 940.542 CRO (Text) 39692000820406 Adult Non-fiction Area Available -
Peru Public Library - Peru 940.54 CROKE V (Text) 53069000440165 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781400069330 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 1400069335 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 343 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, [2014]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-328) and index.
Summary, etc.: "At the onset of World War II, [Billy] Williams formed Elephant Company and was instrumental in defeating the Japanese in Burma and saving refugees, including on his own 'Hannibal Trek,' [becoming] a media sensation during the war, telling reporters that the elephants did more for him than he was ever able to do for them"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Williams, J. H. (James Howard), 1897-1958.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Burma.
Elephant Company (Great Britain)
Bandoola (Elephant)
Animals in logging > Burma > History > 20th century.
Asiatic elephant > Burma > History > 20th century.
Working elephants > Burma > History > 20th century.
Animals > War use > History > 20th century.
Burma > History > Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Adventurers & Explorers.
NATURE / Animals / General.
HISTORY / Military / World War II.

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