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Mercy : the incredible story of Henry Bergh, founder of the ASPCA and friend to animals / written by Nancy Furstinger ; with illustrations by Vicent Desjardins

Furstinger, Nancy, author. (Author).
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  • 9 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL J BIO BER (Text) 38217000553780 Juvenile Biographies Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J BIO BERGH (Text) 32826014028401 J Biography Available -
Loogootee PL - Loogootee JUV 179.309 FUR (Text) 70511000056833 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Lake Village Memorial Township Library j 179.309 FURSTIN (Text) 71561000133813 Children's Nonfiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Morocco Community Library j 179.309 FURSTIN (Text) 71561000133844 NWPLMChildren's Nonfiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Roselawn Library j 179.309 FURSTIN (Text) 71561000133833 NWPLRChildren's Nonfiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Cannelton Branch J 179 FUR (Text) 70622000038981 CPL-Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 179.309 Fursting (Text) 31208912439827 children non-fiction In transit -
Princeton PL - Princeton JB Bergh Fur (Text) 30890000613909 Youth Non-Fiction Youth room, Lower level Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library J 179.3092 FUR (Text) 70741000137284 Juvenile Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544650312
  • ISBN: 054465031X
  • Physical Description: xiv, 178 pages : color illustrations, photographs, portraits ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-170) and index (pages 173-178).
Summary, etc.: Presents the life of the animal activist, describing his work in nineteenth-century New York to bring attention to the cruel treatment of animals, the initial opposition that he faced from the public, and his founding of the ASPCA in 1866.
Target Audience Note: 1140 Lexile.
Subject: Bergh, Henry, 1811-1888 > Juvenile literature.
Animal rights activists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Animal welfare > United States > Juvenile literature.

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