TITLE

`Send the Bactrian Camel to Baghdad'

AUTHOR(S)
Osborne, Christine
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Middle East;Sep96, Issue 259, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the state of the animals in the Kuwait Zoo during the Iraqi occupation and five years after the departure of the Iraqi troops. Animals slaughtered for food by the Iraqis; Efforts of zoo keeper Mohammed Saladin to keep the animals alive; Animals donated to the zoo.
ACCESSION #
9705236514

 

Related Articles

  • Heavy metal reigns at this zoo. Stich, Sally // Sunset;Jun96, Vol. 196 Issue 6, p21 

    Looks at the Swetsville Zoo which is owned and operated by Bill Swets. Description of the zoo; Number of sculptures added to Swets zoo per year; Information on Swet's inspiration; Directions given for those travelling to the zoo; Admission prices; Contact points.

  • Please don't feed the animals. Smothers, Pamela // Child Life;Oct/Nov96, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p22 

    Advises not to feed zoo animals. Health aspects; Comparison with humans.

  • Coexistence Made Easy.  // Time;11/7/1960, Vol. 76 Issue 19, p34 

    The article presents a story of a Soviet colleague with his Asian friend wherein they talked about the possibilities of achieving peaceful coexistence among zoo animals in the Soviet Union

  • Holiday on Ice. Jaivin, Linda // Monthly: Australian Politics, Society & Culture;May2011, Issue 67, p44 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of visiting Siberian Tiger Park in Harbin, China in May 2011.

  • july.  // Cincinnati Magazine;Jul2008, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p26 

    Photographs of the newest birds and animals that have been added to the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden in Cincinnati, Ohio are presented.

  • Some Very Unusual Animals at the Zoo. Hekela, Jody // Boys' Quest;Feb/Mar2003, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p18 

    Describes several unusual zoo animals.

  • Congo in the Bronx. Gardner, Tracey // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;09/13/99, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p6 

    Focuses on the Congo Gorilla Forest exhibit at the Bronx Zoo in New York City, New York.

  • The warm, fuzzy factor.  // Colorado Business Magazine;Jul95, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p14 

    Reports on the addition of baby bears to the Denver Zoo in Colorado. Record crowd of visitors due to birth of polar cubs; Other factors that contributed to increase in number of zoo visitors.

  • Zoo Story.  // Wildlife Australia;Summer2002, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p41 

    Focuses on the importance of zoos to the people.

  • An era ends.  // Canadian Geographic;Mar/Apr98, Vol. 118 Issue 2, p21 

    Reports the death of the last animal housed in Stanley Zoo, Vancouver, British Columbia. Opening the way for the redesign of the concrete enclosure; Why voters decided to close the zoo in 1962.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics