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The greatest skating race : a World War II Story from the Netherlands

Author: Louise Borden; Niki Daly
Publisher: New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During World War II in the Netherlands, a ten-year-old boy's dream of skating in a famous race allows him to help two children escape to Belgium by ice skating past German soldiers and other enemies.
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Genre/Form: Easy books
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Borden; Niki Daly
ISBN: 0689845022 9780689845024
OCLC Number: 50424257
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Description: 44 pages : color illustrations, map ; 24 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Louise Borden ; illustrated by Niki Daly.
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During World War II in the Netherlands, a ten-year-old boy's dream of skating in a famous race allows him to help two children escape to Belgium by ice skating past German soldiers and other enemies.

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