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Ski soldier : a World War II biography

Author: Louise Borden
Publisher: Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Calkins Creek, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ever since he first strapped on his mother's wooden skis when he was seven, Pete Seibert always loved to ski. At 18, Pete enlisted in the U.S. Army and joined the 10th Mountain Division, soldiers who fought on skis in World War II. In the mountains of Italy, Pete encountered the mental and physical horrors of war. When he was severely wounded and sent home to recover, Pete worried that he might never ski again.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Poetry
Biography
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Peter Seibert; Peter W Seibert
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Borden
ISBN: 9781629796741 1629796743
OCLC Number: 1051770599
Description: 176 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Louise Borden.

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Ever since he first strapped on his mother's wooden skis when he was seven, Pete Seibert always loved to ski. At 18, Pete enlisted in the U.S. Army and joined the 10th Mountain Division, soldiers who fought on skis in World War II. In the mountains of Italy, Pete encountered the mental and physical horrors of war. When he was severely wounded and sent home to recover, Pete worried that he might never ski again.

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