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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
Author
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
Awards note
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2012
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 599.67/4159
  • 599.67
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
QL737.P98
LC item number
D69 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 8.8.
  • 12.0.
  • 8.8
  • 12.6
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-108) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
ocn645246148
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780761357667
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010024880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)645246148
Label
Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-108) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
ocn645246148
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780761357667
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010024880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)645246148

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