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Heroes : incredible true stories of courageous animals

Author: David Long; Kerry Hyndman
Publisher: London : Faber & Faber, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"For as long as there have been wars, animals have been out there saving lives. Courageous dogs, cats, birds, horses, and even a bear have shown courage and devotion, and this book tells you their extraordinary stories. Includes the story of Jet the Alsatian who became a hero of the Blitz, pulling survivors from burning rubble, night after night. Gallipoli Murphy, the donkey who served as an ambulance. Simon, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Long; Kerry Hyndman
ISBN: 0571342108 9780571342105
OCLC Number: 1078217171
Description: 180 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Responsibility: David Long ; illustrated by Kerry Hyndman.

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Courageous dogs, cats, birds, horses, and even a bear have shown courage and devotion, and this book tells you their extraordinary stories. Includes the story of Jet the Alsatian who became a hero of  Read more...

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"This companion to Survivors tells the stories of 33 animals who served alongside humans in wartime. Long introduces dogs such as Tipperary Beauty, a terrier who rescued pets during the London Blitz, Read more...

 
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