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6 edition of Welcome to the World of Elephants found in the catalog.

Welcome to the World of Elephants

  • 241 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Walrus Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elephants,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Animals - Elephants,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Animals / Elephants,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWelcome to the World Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8569566M
    ISBN 101552854515
    ISBN 109781552854518


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Welcome to the World of Elephants by Diane Swanson Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The quality of the photos and print process were very high quality. The information and reading level are for elementary kids.3/5(1). Welcome Little One - Welcome Your Little One to the World. On the day you were born, it was love at first sight.

We welcomed you, little one, and held you so tight. For parents, the arrival of a newborn child is an event that offers the promise of never-ending : Bookroo. The "world-elephants" are mythical animals which appear in Hindu Amarakosha (5th century) lists the names of eight male elephants bearing the world (along with eight unnamed female elephants).

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