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M is for mountie [electronic resource] : A Royal Canadian Mounted Police Alphabet. Polly Horvath.

Horvath, Polly. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781627531498 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781627532365 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Ann Arbor : Sleeping Bear Press, 2013.

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Summary, etc.: From the pageantry of the Musical Ride to the movie-good looks of the fictional Dudley Do-Right, the image of the handsome and stalwart Mountie has long been part of popular North American culture. But there's more to being a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police than wearing a red coat. It's an important career law enforcement and public service. In M is for Mountie: A Royal Canadian Mounted Police Alphabet, award-winning author Polly Horvath explains the proud traditions and important work of Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Where do cadets go for training? Who is William Dempster and why is there a highway named after him? And what the reason for the red coat? After reading M is for Mountie, readers will have a better understanding of and appreciation for the history, heritage, and ongoing mission of Royal Canadian Mounted Police organization.Author Polly Horvath's numerous books for children include the National Book Award-winning The Canning Season and Newbery Honor...
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Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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