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Love, life, and elephants : an African love story / Dame Daphne Sheldrick.

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Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 639.97 SHE (Text) 70741000148611 Adult Non Fiction Checked out 01/03/2018

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  • ISBN: 9781250033376
  • Physical Description: xviii, 334 pages, [24 pages plates] : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Picador Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Picador/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.

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General Note: "Originally published in 2012 by Viking, an imprint of Penguin books, Great Britain, as An African Love Story: Love, Life and Elephants"--T.p. verso.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Settlers -- Childhood -- Growing up -- Married life -- Falling in love -- Decisions -- New beginnings -- Love and orphans -- Settled -- Conflict -- Discovery -- Expansion -- Turmoil -- Grief -- Growth -- Achievement -- Epilogue : David.
Summary, etc.: A conservationist who has dedicated her life to saving orphan elephants in Africa describes her relationships with her late husband, Tsavo Park warden David Sheldrick, and a host of animals, including the majestic elephant, Eleanor.
Subject: Sheldrick, Daphne, 1934-
Women conservationists > Kenya > Tsavo National Park > Biography.
Wildlife conservationists > Kenya > Tsavo National Park > Biography.
Elephants > Conservation > Kenya > Tsavo National Park.

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