4 edition of To the Battlefield on an Elephant found in the catalog.
To the Battlefield on an Elephant
Jara Nath Sharma
December 31, 2000
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||164|
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To the battlefield on an elephant. New Delhi: Nirala Publications, (OCoLC) Online version: Śarmā, Tārānātha, To the battlefield on an elephant.
New Delhi: Nirala Publications, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Tārānātha Śarmā. The elephant, Earth's most charismatic and majestic land animal, today faces market forces driving the value of its tusks to levels once reserved for gold.
This groundbreaking National Geographic special goes undercover to expose the criminal network behind ivory's supply and demand.
It also demonstrates how the elephant, with its highly /5(15). Print book: English: 1st American edView all editions and formats Summary: Tells the inside story of how Iain & Oria Douglas-Hamilton lead the fight to conserve the.
The text begins with the history of Pālakāpya. Origin of elephants, characteristics of various elephants, capturing, training, good and bad characteristic marks, their must, age, elephant treatment construction of elephant stall etc. are described in this book. Narrative of the good marks of battlefield elephant is the notable fact in this text.
Indian Generals and Kings riding out to the battlefields on their elephants may have made for fantastic imagery. But if history is to go by, using elephants as the royal mounts seems to.
Part biography, part war epic, Elephant Company is an inspirational narrative that illuminates a little-known chapter in the annals of To the Battlefield on an Elephant book heroism.
Praise for Elephant Company “This book is about far more than just the war, or even elephants. This is the story of friendship, loyalty and breathtaking bravery that transcends species.
The days of the war elephant as a combatant on the battlefield were numbered. One of the war elephant’s strengths was the fact that conventional weapons such as swords and spears did little damage to the elephant’s hide. Many war elephants even had armor created for them, and some of these are still preserved in museums.
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1: Horton Hears a Who. Seuss. avg rating — 95, ratings. score:and 8 people voted Want to Read saving Want to Read. The elephant Kandula was King Dutugamunu's mount and Maha Pambata, 'Big Rock', the mount of King Ellalan during their historic encounter on the battlefield in BC, for example.
 Although the use of war elephants in the Mediterranean is most famously associated with the wars between Carthage and Roman Republic, the introduction of war. Hartley takes you to Africa, where he gains rare access to ivory stockpiles and goes undercover to expose the criminal ivory trade network.
You also witness the devastating effects of poaching on the behavior of surviving elephants. I will answer this question from an Indian perspective. We were the first major power to field elephants on a large scale on battlefield.
Elephant were quite often. Vicki Constantine Croke, author of Elephant Company, talks about how "Elephant Bill" and his troop of pachyderms scaled a foot cliff, how.
The book was reissued in with a new cover, in connection with the release of the film adaptation. The book has also been released in audiobook and e-book versions.
According to Nielsen BookScan, Battlefield Earth s copies between and Critical response. Battlefield. Off the battlefield, they could carry heavy materiel and provided a useful means of transport before mechanized vehicles rendered them mostly obsolete. An elephant charge could reach about 30 km/h (20 mph), and unlike horse cavalry, could not be easily stopped by an infantry line setting spears.
Gettysburg Licensed Battlefield Guide Tim Smith points the way to the Elephant Rock, the first stop on our post for today. The Elephant Rock is the tallest rock in the background. The not very wide trail to the rock begins behind Tim.
This view was taken facing southeast at approximately PM on Thursday, July 9, By David Ison. Imagine a time when human knowledge of elephants was not widespread. Just think how threatening these large animals would be coming over a hillside or out of a mist during battle.
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