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Snow dogs! : racers of the North / written by Ian Whitelaw.

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  • ISBN: 9780756640828
  • ISBN: 0756640822
  • ISBN: 9780756640811
  • ISBN: 0756640814
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : Dorling Kindersley, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
On the frozen trail -- A deep tradition -- Dogs and sleds -- Teamwork! -- Iditarod Trail -- Yukon Quest -- Hudson Bay Quest -- Behind the scenes -- Supermushers -- You can do it too -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
"Mushers and their dogs race through wind, ice, and snow. Climb aboard!"--Cover back.
Featuring full-color photographs, this DK Reader takes youngsters into the exciting world of dogsled racing, revealing what it takes to be the leader of the pack.
Target Audience Note:
Level 4: proficient readers.
Subject: Sled dogs.
Dogsledding > Alaska.
Dogsledding > Arctic regions.
Sled dogs.
Dogsledding > Alaska.
Dogsledding > Arctic regions.

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