The Resource Battle for the President's elephants : life, lunacy and elation in the African bush, Sharon Pincott, (electronic resource)

Battle for the President's elephants : life, lunacy and elation in the African bush, Sharon Pincott, (electronic resource)

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Battle for the President's elephants : life, lunacy and elation in the African bush
Title
Battle for the President's elephants
Title remainder
life, lunacy and elation in the African bush
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Pincott
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Language
eng
Summary
Searching for something more than her high-flying life as an information technology executive, Sharon Pincott traded her privileged First World existence to start a new life with the Presidential Elephants of Zimbabwe: the country's flagship clan of over 450 wild elephants. This biography follows the passionate wildlife conservationist from her home in Australia to the new one she discovers in Africa and chronicles her daily life, from cherishing incredibly intimate encounters with these gentle giants to coping with accusations of being a spy. Written with engaging humor, warmth, and a deep, tangible love of Africa's wildlife, this captivating collection of bush tales offers a further glimpse into the wonders, and grim realities, of choosing a life less ordinary
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
333.95416
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL737.P98
LC item number
P56 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
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Battle for the President's elephants : life, lunacy and elation in the African bush, Sharon Pincott, (electronic resource)
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Battle for the President's elephants : life, lunacy and elation in the African bush, Sharon Pincott, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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ocn797830670
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Extent
1 online resource (xii, 208 p., [16] p. of plates :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781431403608
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.)
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remote

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