A lovely and informative exposition, combining color photos and text by more than 30 contributing experts, produced with care by Welden Owen Pty Limited of Australia. Rodale brings credit to itself by co- publishing this attractive, authoritative source of information on elephant evolution and biology, behavior and environment, interaction with human societies, and conservation and management. Demonstrates that good color work can be done in Singapore. 9.5x12.5". Distributed in the book trade by St. Martin's Press. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.