alley of the elephants

the story of the Luangwa Valley and its wildlife
  • 128 Pages
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  • English
by
Collins
StatementNorman Carr.
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19664691M

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Williams came to my attention when I found a book about elephants published by the University of Chicago Press. I saw in it a small black-and-white illustration of a man sitting on an elephant, looking over a valley from a cliff.

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Mahouts were responsible for capturing and handling elephants. To accomplish this, they utilize metal chains and a specialized hook called an aṅkuśa or 'elephant goad'. According to Chanakya as recorded in the Arthashastra, first the mahout would have to get the elephant used to being led.

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