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Zarafa : A Giraffe's True Story, from Deep in Africa to the Heart of Paris
by Michael Allin


Overview - In 1826, a giraffe that had been captured in the Sudan, was shipped to France. Allin looks beyond the fairy tale to reveal the complex web of politics, culture, religion and greed that fueled this phenomenon.  Read more...

 
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Overview
In 1826, a giraffe that had been captured in the Sudan, was shipped to France. Allin looks beyond the fairy tale to reveal the complex web of politics, culture, religion and greed that fueled this phenomenon.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780385334112
  • ISBN-10: 0385334117
  • Publisher: Delta
  • Publish Date: September 1999
  • Page Count: 228
  • Dimensions: 8.1 x 4.7 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.5 pounds


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