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No better friend : a man, a dog, and their incredible true story of friendship and survival in World War II / Robert Weintraub.

Weintraub, Robert, author. (Author).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Coatesville-Clay Township Public Library - Coatesville J 940.54 (Text) 78321000025554 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown JUV 940.5472 WEIN (Text) 39213000777551 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon YA 940.5472 WEI (Text) 34330513037730 Young Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 12/13/2016
Syracuse Turkey Creek Township Public Library - Syracuse J WEI (Text) 50577011039431 Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316344678
  • ISBN: 0316344672
  • Physical Description: xi, 291 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Young readers edition. First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, 2016.

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Summary, etc.: Tells the incredible true story of Frank Williams, a radarman in Britain's Royal Air Force, and Judy, a purebred pointer, who met as prisoners of war during World War II. Judy, who became the war's only official canine POW, was a fiercely loyal dog who sensed danger-warning her fellow prisoners of imminent attacks and, later, protecting them from brutal beatings. Frank and Judy's friendship, an unbreakable bond forged in the worst circumstances, is one of the great recently uncovered stories of World War II.
Subject: Judy (Dog), 1936-1950 > Juvenile literature.
Williams, Frank, 1919-2003 > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Great Britain. Royal Navy > Mascots > Juvenile literature.
Dogs > War use > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Prisoners and prisons, Japanese > Juvenile literature.
Prisoners of war > Great Britain > Juvenile literature.
Prisoners of war > Pacific Area > Juvenile literature.
Sailors > Great Britain > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Human-animal relationships > Juvenile literature.

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