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A Lion Called Christian :the true story of the remarkable bond between two friends and a lion / by Anthony Bourke and John Rendall ; foreword by George Adamson.

Bourke, Anthony. (Author). Rendall, John, (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett Public Library 599.757 BOU (Text) 30010170539939 Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780767932301
  • ISBN: 0767932307
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 226 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: Rev. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Broadway Books, c2009.

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General Note: Edition statement from t.p, verso.
Originally published: London : Collins, 1971.
Summary, etc.: A wondrous, serendipitous tale that tracks Christian's migration from London streets to Kenyan wilderness and the new friends, both lion and human (notably lion expert George Adamson of Born Free fame) that he finds there. Most astonishing, however, is that in 1971, after a year's absence, his old friends Bourke and Rendall returned to Africa and successfully reunited with Christian.
Subject: Lion > Biography.
Human-animal relationships.

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