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The Resource Jumbo : the greatest elephant in the world, Paul Chambers

Jumbo : the greatest elephant in the world, Paul Chambers

Label
Jumbo : the greatest elephant in the world
Title
Jumbo
Title remainder
the greatest elephant in the world
Statement of responsibility
Paul Chambers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the life story of Jumbo from his 1863 birth in Africa, through his travels to zoos in Europe, to his relationship with his dedicated zookeeper Matthew Scott, to his eventual sale to P.T. Barnum and success in America as the superstar of the Greatest Show on Earth
Summary
Follows the life story of Jumbo from his 1863 birth in Africa, through his travels to zoos in Europe, to his relationship with his dedicated zookeeper Matthew Scott, to his eventual sale to P.T. Barnum and success in America as the superstar of the Greatest Show on Earth
Tone
Writing style
Award
School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2008.
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250462
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Chambers, Paul
Dewey number
791.3/20929
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1831.E4
LC item number
C43 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Jumbo (Elephant)
  • Circus animals
Target audience
adult
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the greatest elephant in the world
Label
Jumbo : the greatest elephant in the world, Paul Chambers
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: London : André Deutsch, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-220) and index
Control code
ocn177819184
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st US ed.
Extent
224 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781586421410
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007042574
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)177819184
Label
Jumbo : the greatest elephant in the world, Paul Chambers
Publication
Note
First published: London : André Deutsch, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-220) and index
Control code
ocn177819184
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st US ed.
Extent
224 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781586421410
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007042574
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)177819184

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