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Soldier bear

Author: Bibi Dumon Tak; Philip Hopman
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An orphaned Syrian brown bear cub is adopted by Polish soldiers during World War II and serves for five years as their mischievous mascot in Iran and Italy. Based on a true story.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Historical fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Wojtek, (Bear); Wojtek, (Bear)
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bibi Dumon Tak; Philip Hopman
ISBN: 9780802853752 0802853757 9780802854360 0802854362
OCLC Number: 707214127
Language Note: Translated from the Dutch.
Notes: Originally published: Soldaat wojtek. Amsterdam : Querido, ©2008.
Awards: Batchelder Award, 2012.
Description: 145 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Soldaat wojtek.
Responsibility: written by Bibi Dumon Tak ; illustrated by Philip Hopman ; translated by Laura Watkinson.

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An orphaned Syrian brown bear cub is adopted by Polish soldiers during World War II and serves for five years as their mischievous mascot in Iran and Italy. Based on a true story.

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