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Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication / Ann Downer.

Downer, Ann. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library J 599.67 DOW (Text) 39206020461651 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780761357667 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0761357661 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 112 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Twenty-First Century Books, c2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-108) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A tale of three elephants -- Born into the heart of a herd -- Trumpets, rumbles, and long-distance calls -- Talking through walls : infrasound -- Ear flaps, trunk curls, and elephant perfume -- Good vibrations -- Gods and monsters : the elephant-human relationship.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Subject: Elephants > Behavior > Juvenile literature.
Animal communication > Juvenile literature.
Animal societies > Juvenile literature.

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