The Resource Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer

Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer

Label
Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication
Title
Elephant talk
Title remainder
the surprising science of elephant communication
Statement of responsibility
Ann Downer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an introduction to elephants, describing their different types, habitat, herd behavior, how they communicate using sound, touch, and bodily movement, and the dangers they face from illegal poaching
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Downer, Ann
Dewey number
599.67/4159
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1220L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QL737.P98
LC item number
D69 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elephants
  • Animal communication
  • Animal societies
  • Elephants
  • Animal communication
  • Animal societies
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-108) 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
Contents
A tale of three elephants -- Born into the heart of the herd -- Trumpets, rumbles, and long-distance calls -- Talking through walls : infrasound -- Ear flaps, trunk curls, and elephant perfume -- Good vibrations -- A five-thousand-year-old relationship -- How will we answer the elephants' call?
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780761357667
Lccn
2010024880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • BK0009229847
  • 619615
Label
Elephant talk : the surprising science of elephant communication, Ann Downer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-108) 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
Contents
A tale of three elephants -- Born into the heart of the herd -- Trumpets, rumbles, and long-distance calls -- Talking through walls : infrasound -- Ear flaps, trunk curls, and elephant perfume -- Good vibrations -- A five-thousand-year-old relationship -- How will we answer the elephants' call?
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780761357667
Lccn
2010024880
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • BK0009229847
  • 619615

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