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Huberta goes south a record of the lone trek of the celebrated Zululand hippopotamus 1928-1931, by H. A. Chilvers ; with a section on the national parks of Southern Africa by C. S. Stokes, and ill. and maps by H. E. Winder by Hedley Arthur Chilvers

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Published by Gordon & Gotch in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • National parks and reserves,
  • Hippopotamus

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsStokes, C. Selwyn, Winder, H. E.
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p. :
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26538688M

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Buy Huberta Goes South - A Record Of The Lone Trek Of The Celebrated Zululand Hippopotamus by Chilvers, Hedley A (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1.   By Hedley A. Chilvers. The true story of A South African Hippo who achieved her very own “Great Trek”. I love the book, it has a few age marks but is made all the more endearing as it has the newspaper cuttings pictured above tipped into it. Huberta began her lone trek from St Lucia Bay in Zululand in Rate this book. Clear rating. Huberta Goes South: A Record of the Lone Trek of the Celebrated Zululand Hippopotamus by. Hedley A. Chilvers, Charles Selwyn Stokes (Contributor) liked it avg rating — 2 ratings. Want to Read saving /5(1). Upon her return to South Africa in , she was greeted by 20, people and was displayed at the Amathole Museum (previously known as the Kaffrarian Museum) in King William's Town. Huberta is the subject of the children's book Hubert The Traveling Hippopotamus by Edmund Lindop and illustrated by Jane Carlson.

Join us for our very first specialised rare book auction. Scare and Collectable books going under the hammer- online only. Return to Huberta goes South. 3. Huberta goes South. Est. R - R Ended. Two Jungle Doctors (2) 4. Two Jungle Doctors (2) Est. R - R Ended.   The most famous hippo ever to have visited Port St Johns was back in Named Huberta, she settled upriver for more than four months during her trek from Zululand down to the Eastern Cape. In his book Huberta Goes South, Hedley Chilvers says the wandering hippo was found on the Market Square of Port St Johns one night, munching the grass.   In November Hurberta the wandering hippo decided to embark on a trek that would take her a distance of 1 km over 3 years, something never before recorded! Her journey would capture the imagination of people from around the world and she would take her place as a truly deserving national heroine.   Huberta by Peter Younghusband is essentially a picture book with a fairly long text. It recounts how, orphaned by hunters in KwaZulu-Natal, Huberta began a .