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The Resource Elephant company : the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II, by Vicki Constantine Croke

Elephant company : the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II, by Vicki Constantine Croke

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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
Title
Elephant company
Title remainder
the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II
Statement of responsibility
by Vicki Constantine Croke
Title variation
Inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of James Howard "Billy" Williams, whose uncanny rapport with elephants in 1920's Burma transformed him from a carefree young man into the charismatic World War II hero known as Elephant Bill
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2014
Biography type
autobiography
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10317252
Cataloging source
DLC
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Croke, Vicki
Dewey number
940.54/259591092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print peer picks
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  • Williams, J. H.
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Elephant Company (Great Britain)
  • Bandoola
  • Animals in logging
  • Asiatic elephant
  • Working elephants
  • Animals
  • Burma
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
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the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II
Label
Elephant company : the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II, by Vicki Constantine Croke
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn891185821
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
619 pages (large print):
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410476005
Lccn
2014036966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)891185821
Label
Elephant company : the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II, by Vicki Constantine Croke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn891185821
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
619 pages (large print):
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410476005
Lccn
2014036966
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)891185821

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