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

Elephant Company : the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II, 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
Vicki Constantine Croke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"At the onset of World War II, [Billy] Williams formed Elephant Company and was instrumental in defeating the Japanese in Burma and saving refugees, including on his own 'Hannibal Trek,' [becoming] a media sensation during the war, telling reporters that the elephants did more for him than he was ever able to do for them"--
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Provided by publisher
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Croke, Vicki
Dewey number
940.54/259591092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.6
LC item number
.C76 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, J. H.
  • Bandoola
  • Elephant Company (Great Britain)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Animals in logging
  • Asiatic elephant
  • Working elephants
  • Animals
  • Burma
Label
Elephant Company : the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II, Vicki Constantine Croke
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-328) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 343 pages
Isbn
9780812981650
Lccn
2013032280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn861672342
  • 691464
Label
Elephant Company : the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II, Vicki Constantine Croke
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-328) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 343 pages
Isbn
9780812981650
Lccn
2013032280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn861672342
  • 691464

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