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Alaska's dog heroes : true stories of remarkable canines

Author: Shelley Gill; Robin James
Publisher: Seattle : Little Bigfoot, an imprint of Sasquatch Books, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Alaska, dogs really are a person's best friend. These true canine stories from the last frontier describe remarkable acts of intelligence, stamina, loyalty, and heroism by Balto, Togo, Tekla, Stickeen, and more of Alaska's famous dogs. From traversing mountains in winter with deliveries of life- saving medicine to fighting off bears and finding lost children, each beautifully illustrated and exciting story comes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
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Picture books
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Gill; Robin James
ISBN: 9781570619090 1570619093 1570619476 9781570619472
OCLC Number: 846889340
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 28 cm
Responsibility: Shelley Gill ; illustrated by Robin James.

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Meet some amazing dogs and learn what they did to become heroes.  Read more...

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"James's handsome artwork captures the individuality of each dog as Gill describes the animals and their contributions to Alaskan history in crisp, clean prose."--Publishers Weekly "Nineteen famous Read more...

 
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