Elephantoms: Tracking the elephant

Part meditation on an elusive animal, part evocation of the power of place, 'Elephantoms: Tracking the elephant' presents an alluring mix of the mysteries of nature and the wonders of childhood.
Watson, Lyall
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Title: Elephantoms
Subtitle: Tracking the elephant
Author: Lyall Watson
Genre: Novel
Publisher: The Penguin Group (SA)
Cape Town, South Africa 2004
ISBN 9780143024538 / ISBN 978-0-14-302453-8
Softcover, 13 x 20 cm, 253 pages


An absorbing, beautifully written memoir focusing on one of the most amazing animals that has ever lived. 'Elephantoms: Tracking the elephant' is above all a celebration of scientific and intuitive wonder, a work of mystery and delight. Watson's insights and speculations are dazzling. Part memoir, part lament, the book in the end reads as a prayer not only for the survival of a species but also for the emergence of a new way of being and thinking, a profoundly different vision of life itself.

Content: Elephantoms. Tracking the elephant

The Stone Age
Seeing the Elephant
Hearing the Elephant
Finding the Elephant
The Iron Age
Losing the Elephant
Tracking the Elephant
Knowing the Elephant
Coming of Age
Imagining the Elephant
An Elepiphany

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