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Author Holmes, Mary Tavener.

Title The elephant from Baghdad / by Mary Tavener Holmes and John Harris ; illustrated by Jon Cannell.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Marshall Cavendish Children, 2012.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Easy Fiction  E HOL    WITHDRAW
 Nichols Juvenile Easy Fiction  E HOL    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
Summary Relates the story, told by a monk named Notker the Stammerer, of how the Emperor Charlemagne sent an ambassador to Baghdad, the center of the Muslim world, to learn about the great ruler in the East, Haroun al Rashid. Includes notes on the factual basis of the story.
Subject Charlemagne, Emperor, 742-814 -- Juvenile fiction.
Hārūn al-Rashīd, Caliph, approximately 763-809 -- Juvenile fiction.
Elephants -- Juvenile fiction.
Islamic Empire -- History -- 750-1258 -- Juvenile fiction.
Added Author Harris, John, 1950 July 7-
Cannell, Jon, illustrator.
ISBN 9780761461111 (hardcover)
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