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African elephants

a celebration of majesty

by Daryl Balfour

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Published by Struik Publishers in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.,
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • African elephant -- Africa.,
    • African elephant -- Africa -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 168).

      StatementDaryl and Sharna Balfour ; forewords by Iain Douglas-Hamilton, John Hanks, and Daphne Sheldrick.
      ContributionsBalfour, Sharna.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL737.P98 B24 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination168 p. :
      Number of Pages168
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL773872M
      ISBN 101868257932
      LC Control Number97174113


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