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At the foot of a giant tusker & other stories

A. M. Hettiarachchi

At the foot of a giant tusker & other stories

by A. M. Hettiarachchi

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Published by A.M. Hettiarachchi in [Colombo?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Zoology -- Sri Lanka.,
    • Sri Lanka -- Description and travel.,
    • Sri Lanka.

    • About the Edition

      A collection of true stories set in Sri Lanka at a time when the jungle areas were wild and undeveloped, revealing the nature and activities of the wildlife and the existence of the people who lived, loved, and died in poverty in their jungle villages.

      Edition Notes

      Short stories for children.

      StatementA.M. Hettiarachchi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS489 .H39 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. ;
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2164392M
      LC Control Number88901562

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