|Statement||Vivian J. Wilson ; line-drawings by Paddy Wilson.|
|LC Classifications||QL83.2 .W54|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||254 p.,  leaf of plates :|
|Number of Pages||254|
|LC Control Number||79306170|
Book Condition: A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. This is the inaugural volume in a series of books featuring photographs and stories from the various field sites of GLOBIO's Wild Orphans project. Photojournalist Ellis founded GLOBIO to help children learn about biodiversity by illustrating the relation between an orphaned wild animal and the state of its ecosystem/5(14). Wild Orphans tells the emotional tale of eight baby elephants living in Nairobi National Park in Kenya, East Africa. It includes images of the rescue of abandoned baby elephants, their upbringing by surrogate human mothers, the lessons they learn, and their release back into the wild. photos/5. The Wild Children is a well-written story about orphans in the Soviet Union near the time of the Bolshevik Revolution in the s, who were faced with a choice between cold and hunger in an orphanage, or cold and hunger on the streets/5(12).
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