Faithful Elephants: A True Story of Animals, People, and War (Prebound)

Faithful Elephants: A True Story of Animals, People, and War By Yukio Tsuchiya, Ted Lewin (Illustrator), Tomoko Tsuchiya Dykes (Translator) Cover Image
By Yukio Tsuchiya, Ted Lewin (Illustrator), Tomoko Tsuchiya Dykes (Translator)
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A zoo keeper recounts the story of John, Tonky, and Wanly, three performing elephants that were starved to death at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo during World War II, and of their keepers, who weep and pray that the war will end so their beloved elephants might be saved. A moving and powerful statement about the insanity of war.--Horn Book. Full color.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780780783775
ISBN-10: 0780783778
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publication Date: October 1st, 1997
Language: English