By Archiver
Fri, 10/12/2018 - 18:53
Michael Tod's most recent novel set in the dramatic mountains and plains of East Africa. When the young female elephant, Temba Kidogo and her Grandfather, the wise old Tembo M'zee, are inspired to climb Kilimanjaro and seek the sacred tusks of the legendary Tembo Jay, they have no idea of the events their action will trigger. "A 'feel-good' book, vibrant with joy and love."
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By Archiver
Sun, 10/14/2018 - 16:39
Left in the wild, Billie the elephant would have spent her life surrounded by her family, free to wander the jungles of Asia. Instead, she was captured as a baby and shipped to America where she arrived in the mid 1950s, long before circus and zoo-goers worried about animal living conditions.
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By Naturenomics Team
Mon, 10/24/2016 - 05:40
Sypeck affectionately peers behind the legends surrounding Charlemagne and magnificently chronicles four significant years in the emperor's life. From 796 to 800, Charlemagne, the king of the Franks, consolidated his kingdom through military exploits, religious diplomacy and political treaties. His love for order, his respect for education and books, his reverence for his religion and his dealings with Muslims established his reputation as a king to be feared and respected. In 800, Charlemagne's life and the destiny of Europe changed forever when Pope Leo III anointed the Frankish king as the emperor of Rome.
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By Naturenomics Team
Mon, 10/24/2016 - 09:07
Elephants are possibly the most well-known members of the animal kingdom. The enormous size, unusual anatomy, and longevity of elephants have fascinated humans for millenia. Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of Elephants serves as a comprehensive text on elephant medicine and surgery. Based on the expertise of 36 scientists and clinical veterinarians, this volume covers biology, husbandry, veterinary medicine and surgery of the elephant as known today.Written by the foremost experts in the fieldComprehensively covers both Asian and African elephantsComplete with taxonomy, behavioral, geographical and systemic informationWell-illustrated and organized for easy reference.
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