The Resource The tortoise and the soldier : based on true events, Michael Foreman

The tortoise and the soldier : based on true events, Michael Foreman

Label
The tortoise and the soldier : based on true events
Title
The tortoise and the soldier
Title remainder
based on true events
Statement of responsibility
Michael Foreman
Title variation
Tortoise and the soldier : a story of courage and friendship in World War I
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"As a boy, Henry Friston dreamed of traveling the world. He thought he was signing up for a lifetime of adventure when he joined the Royal Navy. But when World War I begins, it launches the world, and Henry, into turmoil. While facing enemy fire at Gallipoli, Henry discovers the strength he needs to survive in an unexpected source: a tortoise. And so begins the friendship of a lifetime. Based on true events, and with charming illustrations, this story of war, courage, and friendship will win the hearts of readers. "--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foreman, Michael
Dewey number
  • 741.6092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6056.O675
LC item number
Z46 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foreman, Michael
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Illustrators
  • Authors, English
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The tortoise and the soldier : based on true events, Michael Foreman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published by Templar Publishing in the United Kingdom in 2013"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
930082824
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
115 pages
Isbn
9781627791731
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014047282
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
The tortoise and the soldier : based on true events, Michael Foreman
Publication
Note
"Originally published by Templar Publishing in the United Kingdom in 2013"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
930082824
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
115 pages
Isbn
9781627791731
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014047282
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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