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The living elephants evolutionary ecology, behavior, and conservation by R Sukumar

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Asiatic elephant,
  • African elephant,
  • Wildlife conservation

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 427-453) and indexes

StatementRaman Sukumar
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL737.P98 S956 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 478 p. :
Number of Pages478
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17090505M
ISBN 100195107780
LC Control Number2002033395

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