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The Resource Daring dogs : 30 true tales of heroic hounds, Kimberlie Hamilton ; illustrations by Allie Runnion [and sixteen others]

Daring dogs : 30 true tales of heroic hounds, Kimberlie Hamilton ; illustrations by Allie Runnion [and sixteen others]

Label
Daring dogs : 30 true tales of heroic hounds
Title
Daring dogs
Title remainder
30 true tales of heroic hounds
Statement of responsibility
Kimberlie Hamilton ; illustrations by Allie Runnion [and sixteen others]
Title variation
  • 30 true tales of heroic hounds
  • Thirty true tales of heroic hounds
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet the most extraordinary dogs in the world in this illustrated book of mini-profiles, from the first cloned pup to canine war heroes and beyond. Dive into the exciting stories of 30 of the most amazing pooches in history with animal rights activist Kimberlie Hamilton. Alongside colorful illustrations, Daring Dogs tells the incredible stories of Smoky, a four-pound Yorkie who served in World War II, Laika, the first dog to launch into space and many more inspiring canines from around the world. Filled with fun quizzes and dog-based trivia, this is a perfect entry point to history for dog lovers
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Kimberlie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Pre-adolescent
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Runnion, Allie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working dogs
  • Service dogs
  • Animal heroes
  • Dogs
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Daring dogs : 30 true tales of heroic hounds, Kimberlie Hamilton ; illustrations by Allie Runnion [and sixteen others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
  • Bobbie, cross-country trekker
  • Droolworthy destinations
  • Brandy, disaster-averting bomb dog
  • Scent-sational sniffers
  • Buddy, America's first seeing eye dog
  • Hounds who love to help
  • Caesar, companion to a king
  • Royal rovers
  • Fortune, Napoleon's pint-size nemesis
  • Yankee doodle dawgs
  • Eat, play, love
  • Hachiko, famously faithful
  • Friends fur-ever
  • Jock, the Bushveld's legendary hero
  • Incredible
  • (but true)
  • Jofi, Freud's furry assistant
  • Work like a dog!
  • Judy, courageous prisoner of war
  • Khan, four-legged war hero
  • (Wo)Man's best friend
  • What happened when
  • Laika, first canine cosmonaut
  • Superstars of science
  • Mari, inspirational earthquake survivor
  • The dog from nose to tail
  • Nipper, adorable advertising icon
  • Oddball, Aussie penguin protector
  • Why do dogs do that?
  • Pompey, the pug who saved a prince
  • Rico, the Albert Einstein of dogs
  • How many dogs does it take...
  • Antis, the dog who could fly
  • Rin Tin TIn, Hollywood hound
  • Film stars with fur
  • Robot, treasure-hunting terrier
  • Sallie-Ann Jarrett, civil war mascot
  • Sergeant Stubby, World War I's top dog
  • Bowwow wow!
  • Smoky, four pounds of courage
  • Pick-of-the-litter books
  • Station Jim, Victorian-age charity collector
  • Swansea Jack, famous Welsh lifeguard
  • They also served
  • Digital dogs
  • Taro and Jiro, alone in the Antarctic
  • Mutts with guts
  • Titina, North Pole pioneer
  • Togo, Alaska's greatest sled dog
  • Heroic hounds
  • Trakr, Ground Zero hero
  • The K-9s of 9/11
  • Ten ways to help hounds in need
  • Daring dogs timeline
  • Arthur, Amazon adventurer
  • Trailblazers with tails
  • Ashley Whippet, phenomenal Frisbee dog
  • Dogspotting for beginners
Control code
p2251515558
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
151 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781338618037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Daring dogs : 30 true tales of heroic hounds, Kimberlie Hamilton ; illustrations by Allie Runnion [and sixteen others]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
  • Bobbie, cross-country trekker
  • Droolworthy destinations
  • Brandy, disaster-averting bomb dog
  • Scent-sational sniffers
  • Buddy, America's first seeing eye dog
  • Hounds who love to help
  • Caesar, companion to a king
  • Royal rovers
  • Fortune, Napoleon's pint-size nemesis
  • Yankee doodle dawgs
  • Eat, play, love
  • Hachiko, famously faithful
  • Friends fur-ever
  • Jock, the Bushveld's legendary hero
  • Incredible
  • (but true)
  • Jofi, Freud's furry assistant
  • Work like a dog!
  • Judy, courageous prisoner of war
  • Khan, four-legged war hero
  • (Wo)Man's best friend
  • What happened when
  • Laika, first canine cosmonaut
  • Superstars of science
  • Mari, inspirational earthquake survivor
  • The dog from nose to tail
  • Nipper, adorable advertising icon
  • Oddball, Aussie penguin protector
  • Why do dogs do that?
  • Pompey, the pug who saved a prince
  • Rico, the Albert Einstein of dogs
  • How many dogs does it take...
  • Antis, the dog who could fly
  • Rin Tin TIn, Hollywood hound
  • Film stars with fur
  • Robot, treasure-hunting terrier
  • Sallie-Ann Jarrett, civil war mascot
  • Sergeant Stubby, World War I's top dog
  • Bowwow wow!
  • Smoky, four pounds of courage
  • Pick-of-the-litter books
  • Station Jim, Victorian-age charity collector
  • Swansea Jack, famous Welsh lifeguard
  • They also served
  • Digital dogs
  • Taro and Jiro, alone in the Antarctic
  • Mutts with guts
  • Titina, North Pole pioneer
  • Togo, Alaska's greatest sled dog
  • Heroic hounds
  • Trakr, Ground Zero hero
  • The K-9s of 9/11
  • Ten ways to help hounds in need
  • Daring dogs timeline
  • Arthur, Amazon adventurer
  • Trailblazers with tails
  • Ashley Whippet, phenomenal Frisbee dog
  • Dogspotting for beginners
Control code
p2251515558
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
151 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781338618037
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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