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Gay-Neck : the story of a pigeon

Author: Dhan Gopal Mukerji; Boris Artzybasheff
Publisher: New York : E.P. Dutton, 1968, ©1927.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the training of a carrier pigeon and its service during the First World War, revealing the bird's courageous and spirited adventures over the housetops of an Indian village, in the Himalayan Mountains, and on the French battlefield.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Autobiographical fiction
Juvenile literature
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mukerji, Dhan Gopal, 1890-1936.
Gay-Neck.
New York : E.P. Dutton, 1968, ©1927
(OCoLC)756468056
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dhan Gopal Mukerji; Boris Artzybasheff
ISBN: 020795237X 9780207952371 9780525304005 0525304002
OCLC Number: 471569
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1928
Description: 191 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Chapter 1. Birth of Gay-Neck --
Chapter 2. Education of Gay-Neck --
Chapter 3. Training in direction --
Chapter 4. Gay-Neck in the Himalayas --
Chapter 5. On Gay-Neck's track --
Chapter 6. Gay-Neck's truancy --
Chapter 7. Gay-Neck's story --
Chapter 8. Gay-Neck's odyssey --
Chapter 1. Gay-Neck's training for War --
Chapter 2. War training (Continued) --
Chapter 3. Mating of Gay-Neck --
Chapter 4. War calls Gay-Neck --
Chapter 5. Second adventure --
Chapter 6. Ghond goes reconnoitring --
Chapter 7. Gay-Neck tells how he carried the message --
Chapter 8. Healing of hate and fear --
Chapter 9. The wisdom fo the Lama.
Responsibility: Dhan Gopal Mukerji ; illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff.

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The story of the training of a carrier pigeon and its service during the First World War, revealing the bird's courageous and spirited adventures over the housetops of an Indian village, in the Himalayan Mountains, and on the French battlefield.

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