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The Resource The world's greatest elephant, Ralph Helfer ; illustrated by Ted Lewin

The world's greatest elephant, Ralph Helfer ; illustrated by Ted Lewin

Label
The world's greatest elephant
Title
The world's greatest elephant
Statement of responsibility
Ralph Helfer ; illustrated by Ted Lewin
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The true story of the lives and travels of the circus elephant Modoc who travelled widely and expienced dangerous adventures with his owner and trainer Bram Gunterstein
  • Born on the same day in the same German town, Bram and his elephant, Modoc, grew up side by side. Their circus act brought them wide fame, but their incredible bond would also lead to a series of adventures with danger at every turn
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Helfer, Ralph
Dewey number
791.3/2/0929
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
860L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV1831.E4
LC item number
H44 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Helfer, Ralph
  • Lewin, Ted
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gunterstein, Bram
  • Gunterstein, Bram
  • Modoc (Elephant)
  • Circus animals
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Modoc (Elephant)
  • Circus animals
  • Human-animal relationships
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The world's greatest elephant, Ralph Helfer ; illustrated by Ted Lewin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Adapted from the author's adult novel: Modoc : the true story of the greatest elephant that ever lived
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399241901
Lccn
2005006490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0006300206
  • 457832
Label
The world's greatest elephant, Ralph Helfer ; illustrated by Ted Lewin
Publication
Copyright
Note
Adapted from the author's adult novel: Modoc : the true story of the greatest elephant that ever lived
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399241901
Lccn
2005006490
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0006300206
  • 457832

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