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The Resource The perfect horse : the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler, Elizabeth Letts

The perfect horse : the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler, Elizabeth Letts

Label
The perfect horse : the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler
Title
The perfect horse
Title remainder
the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Letts
Title variation
The perfect horse
Title variation remainder
the daring rescue of horses kidnapped during World War II
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
American soldiers, aided by an Austrian colonel who was both an Olympian and a trainer of Lipizzaners, attempt to kidnap horses that had been taken by Nazis "for the glorification of the Third Reich" and smuggle them to safety
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Letts, Elizabeth
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
8-12
LC call number
PZ7.1.L4853
LC item number
Per 2019
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Lipizzaner horse
  • Arabian horse
  • Horses
  • Podhajsky, Alois
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Lipizzaner horse
  • Arabian horse
  • Horses
  • Podhajsky, Alois
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The perfect horse : the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler, Elizabeth Letts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Adapted for young people"--Title page
  • "This work is based on The perfect horse : the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis, copyright © 2016 by Elizabeth Letts, published in hardcover by Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York in 2016."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Europeans -- The Americans -- The mission -- Homecoming
Control code
2017060606
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Delacorte Press edition.
Extent
xvii, 253 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525644743
Lccn
2017060606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs, map
Label
The perfect horse : the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler, Elizabeth Letts
Publication
Note
  • "Adapted for young people"--Title page
  • "This work is based on The perfect horse : the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis, copyright © 2016 by Elizabeth Letts, published in hardcover by Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York in 2016."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Europeans -- The Americans -- The mission -- Homecoming
Control code
2017060606
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Delacorte Press edition.
Extent
xvii, 253 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525644743
Lccn
2017060606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs, map

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