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Sergeant Stubby : how a stray dog and his best friend helped win World War I and stole the heart of a nation / Ann Bausum ; foreword by David E. Sharpe.

Bausum, Ann. (Author).
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  • 15 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781426213106 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 1426213107 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes reading guide.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-229) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword: A soldier's best friend / by David E. Sharpe -- Introduction -- Two recruits -- War and peace -- Homecoming -- Afterword.
Summary, etc.:
"For those who loved New York Times bestseller Rin Tin Tin comes the memorable story of Sergeant Stubby--World War I dog veteran, decorated war hero, American icon, and above all, man's best friend--never before told and timed to coincide with the 100th anniversary of World War I. National Geographic tells the story of a stray dog who becomes Sergeant Stubby the War Dog during World War I. Beloved award-winning author and library darling Ann Bausum brings her friendly writing style and in-depth research to her first-ever book for adults. Simultaneously releasing with a National Geographic Kids book Stubby the War Dog, this moving story will touch readers' hearts"-- Provided by publisher.
Sergeant Stubby: World War I dog veteran, decorated war hero, American icon, and above all, man's best friend. Stubby's story begins in 1917 when America is about to enter the war. A stray dog befriends Private J. Robert Conroy at the Connecticut National Guard camp at Yale University and the two become inseparable, eventually crossing an ocean and going to war together. What follows is an epic tale of how man's best friend becomes an invaluable soldier on the front lines and in the trenches, a decorated war hero and an inspiration to a country long after the troops returned home.
Subject: Stubby (Dog)
World War, 1914-1918 > Dogs.
Dogs > War use > United States > History > 20th century.
Working dogs > United States > Biography.
Conroy, J. Robert, 1892-1987.
World War, 1914-1918 > Regimental histories > United States > 26th (Yankee) division.
HISTORY / Military / World War I.
PETS / Dogs / General.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military.

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