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Balarama : a royal elephant / Ted and Betsy Lewin.

Authors: Lewin, Ted.
Call number: j636.967 LEW
Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, c2009.
Publication date: c2009.
Subject: Asiatic elephant -- India -- Mysore -- Juvenile literature.
Asiatic elephant -- Training -- India -- Nagarhole National Park -- Juvenile literature.
Children's literature -- Juvenile literature.
Title: Balarama : a royal elephant / Ted and Betsy Lewin.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Summary note: "World travelers Ted and Betsy Lewin recount how the trained elephants of southern India, in particular the one chosen to be the lead elephant in the Mysore Dasara, are raised, cared for, and prepared for performing in ceremonial processions. Includes background information and glossary"--Provided by publisher.
Awards note: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2013-2014, 4-6 Nominee.
Added author: Lewin, Betsy.
ISBN: 9781600602658 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1600602657 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN: 2009001499
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