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When elephant was king and other elephant tales from Africa

Nick Greaves

When elephant was king and other elephant tales from Africa

by Nick Greaves

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Southern Book Publishers in Halfway House, South Africa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Elephants -- Folklore.,
    • Tales -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-144).

      Statementtold by Nick Greaves ; illustrated by Julie Bruton.
      ContributionsBruton, Julie Bartlett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR730.E44 G73 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL735480M
      ISBN 101868126641
      LC Control Number97126040
      OCLC/WorldCa36642528

      Aug 24,  · A Tale of Two Elephants After the Portuguese reached India by going around Africa, they began bringing back elephants that various Indian kings sent as gifts to their king. Manuel I sent one of those elephants named Hanno to Pope Leo X. However, in the long run this delayed the acceptance of the idea of other, extinct, elephant-like. National Elephant Appreciation Day. K likes. For all those who will join together on September 22nd in honoring the largest land animal in world Elephant Tales Born to be Wild The Elephant King My Lucky Elephant The Impossible Elephant Africa's Elephant Kingdom

      Dec 03,  · Here are the reasons why. As a note, this isn’t to say that lions are superior in any way. Nature doesn’t care about kings. Every creature has its place in Earth’s ecosystem. I’m basing this answer on cultural perception and my personal opinion. Gorah Elephant Camp is located in the malaria-free Addo Elephant National Park. It features a spacious swimming pool and an open patio offering views of the water hole. Free Wi-Fi is available. Each tented luxury suite has a private deck with panoramic views and plush interiors/10().

      Although the father elephant did not expect to be rewarded for these acts of gratitude, his son was eventually adopted by the king and made a member of the royal family. The theme of the original story was not changed, but instead the elements of success were. The reward and success in the original story was joining the king’s household. A Children's Africana Book Awards Best Book All kinds of animals are featured in these ten sparkling stories from all over Africa, by an award-winning author and illustrator. Find out what happens to Lion when he challenges Elephant and discovers who is the real king of the savannah; laugh along with Tortoise as he bewitches the animals in Tiger's work-party with his irresistible music.


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Get this from a library. When elephant was king and other elephant tales from Africa. [Nick Greaves; Julie Bartlett Bruton] -- Twenty-five fascinating animal stories from African mythology.

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Following When Hippo was Hairy and When Lion Could Fly, this is a further collection of traditional wildlife tales. Twenty-five African fables about elephants are combined with factual information about elephants and their conservationAuthor: Nick Greaves. Babar the Elephant (UK: / ˈ b æ b ɑːr /, US: / b ə ˈ b ɑːr /; French pronunciation:) is a fictional elephant character who first appeared in in the French children's book Histoire de Babar by Jean de Brunhoff.

The book is based on a tale that Brunhoff's wife, Cécile, had invented for their capitolchamberartists.comd by: Jean de Brunhoff. Captain Arthur Owen Vaughan collected tales when he was a soldier in Africa.

Folklorist Andrew Lang also published several African folk tales in his fairy books. Animals are prominent in African folk tales, especially the monkey, elephant, lion, and giraffe, though other animals have their part as well.

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The folklore and mythology of the African people have been handed down by word of mouth through generations of tribal life.5/5(3).

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Find out what happens to Lion when he challenges Elephant and discovers who is the real king of the savannah; laugh along with Tortoise as he bewitches the animals in Tiger's work-party with his4/5. Nick Greaves’s most popular book is When Hippo Was Hairy and Other Tales from Africa.

Books by Nick Greaves. When Elephant Was King: And Other Elephant Tales from Africa by. Nick Greaves, Julie Bruton (Illustrator). It arrived in great condition along with the original book cover, as stated by the seller. We were completely capitolchamberartists.com Elephant Was King: And Other Tales from AfricaWhen Lion Could Fly & Other Tales From AWhen Hippo Was Hairy (Cities of the Biblical World)When Bat Was A Bird When Lion Could Fly: And Other Tales from Africa Fly Guy Meets.

How Frog came to be King of Rivers and Marshes. There was a time when animals and people lived on the earth harmoniously side by side.

Each respected the other, and they went out of their way to be friendly and useful to each other. The elephant being the King of the animals decided one day that there should be a King of the Rivers and Marshes.

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We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. When Elephant Was King: And Other Tales from Africa. (10 ratings by brings together a collection of fables told by different African tribes that mirror the /5(10). May 28,  · Watch a whole herd run to greet a new rescued baby elephant, "Dok Geaw", at Elephant Nature Park.

Dok Geaw is one year and nine months old. Lion was jealous of all the praise the other animals gave Elephant. He devised a plan to destroy Elephant’s image and become king in his place.

After all the animals had agreed to Elephant’s drinking schedule, they went off for a well earned sleep. In the dead. Dec 10,  · When Hippo was hairy and other tales from Africa Item Preview Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Tree-climbing jackal (Swaziland) -- How jackal got his markings (Hottentot) -- Day jackal fooled the king of beasts (Zulu) -- Elephant learns some manners (Shona) -- Elephant and the rain (Bushman) -- Why Rhino Pages: This is an anthology of stories from different traditions across Africa.

Well-pitched for use across KS2, this book is colourful and visually appealing with illustrations made in the style of hand-sewn embroidered bead work. As well as the diverse range of stories, there is also a short introduction to the country that each one is from.

Perhaps one of the world’s most emotive and iconic animals, the African bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) is the largest living terrestrial mammal, with the largest recorded individual reaching a massive four metres at the shoulder and weighing an impressive ten tonnes. The African bush elephant’s brain is bigger than that of any other animal and its skull is exceptionally large, having.

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middle school and. East African Bush Elephant (Loxodonta africana knochenauri) is a subspecies of African bush elephant that lives in Eastern Africa. Roles It played Sulley in African Animals, Inc., It played Vitruvius in The Animal Movie (NatureRules1 Version), It played Elephant Abu in Aladdin (NatureRules1 Version)., It played Brachiosaurus in Jurassic Park Series (NatureRules1 Version) and Walking With.How the frog came to be the king of the rivers and marshes - Frans Timmermans.

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The elephant .African folktales > Nigerian folktales - Read an online collection of Nigerian folktales at World of Tales - Stories for children from around the world! The Elephant and the Tortoise; or, Why the Worms are Blind and Why the Elephant has Small Eyes.

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