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Heroic Animals: 100 Amazing Creatures Great and Small

Heroic Animals: 100 Amazing Creatures Great and Small (Hardback)

By Balding, Clare

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Human history has been brought alive by stories of animals and their special bond with us ever since Alexander the Great named one city after the horse who saved his life in battle (and another after his dog). Now BAFTA-winning presenter, no 1 bestselling author and all-round nat...ional treasure, Clare Balding wants to pick out the most heroic, inspirational (and sometimes hilarious) animals from history and tell their stories. From Greyfriars Bobby 's years-long vigil over his master's grave to the real dog who inspired the story of Lassie, from the elephant that saved a small girl to Paul the World-Cup -predicting Octopus
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ISBN 9781529343823
Released NZ 27 Jan 2021
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton General Div
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781529343823
Stock Available
Status Indent title (internationally sourced), allow 8-12 weeks
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton General Div
Imprint John Murray Publishers Ltd
Released 27 Jan 2021
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Balding, Clare
Category History of Specific Subjects
Military History
Animals & Society
Environment Law
Domestic Animals & Pets
Cats As Pets
Dog Obedience & Training
Horses & Ponies As Pets
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 160mm
Height: 236mm
Spine: 34mm
Dewey Code 590.929
Weight 620g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Library of Congress Animal heroes, Animal heroes - History
NBS Text Pets & Equine
ONIX Text General/trade;Professional and scholarly;General/trade

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