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Judy : the unforgettable story of the dog who went to war and became a true hero / Damien Lewis.

Lewis, Damien, (author.).

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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 636.7 LEWIS (Text) 34706001521527 Non-Fiction 600-699 Available -
Hamilton North PL - Atlanta Branch 636.7.a Lewis, Damien (Text) 78294000256983 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
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Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 636.7 LEWIS (Text) 37500003989973 Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 940.5459 LEW (Text) 30477100779119 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 636.7 LEW (Text) 78731000499019 Adult Nonfiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 636.7 LEW (Text) 31951004275845 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781623654429
  • ISBN: 9781623656676
  • ISBN: 1623656672
  • ISBN: 1623654424
  • Physical Description: xxii, 295 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Quercus, 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-265) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"Judy, a beautiful liver and white English pointer, and the only animal POW of WWII, truly was a dog in a million. Whether she was dragging men to safety from the wreckage of a torpedoed ship, scavenging food to help feed the starving inmates of a hellish Japanese POW camp, or by her presence alone bringing inspiration and hope to men living through the 20th century's darkest days, she was cherished and adored by the British, Australian, American and other Allied servicemen who fought to survive alongside her. Viewed largely as human by those who shared her extraordinary life, Judy's uncanny ability to sense danger, matched with her quick-thinking and impossible daring saved countless lives. She was a close companion to men who became like a family to her, sharing in both the tragedies and joys they faced. It was in recognition of the extraordinary friendship and protection she offered amidst the unforgiving and savage environment of a Japanese prison camp in Indonesia that she gained her formal status as a POW. Judy's unique combination of courage, kindness and fun repaid that honour a thousand times over and her incredible story is one of the most heartwarming and inspiring tales you will ever read"-- Publisher.
Subject: Judy (Dog)
Dogs > War use > Great Britain > History > 20th century.
Prisoners of war > Great Britain.
Prisoners of war > Japan.
World War, 1939-1945 > Naval operations, British.

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