The perfect horse : the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler
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New York : Delacorte Press, [2019].
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Shirlington - Kids Nonfiction  1 available
J 940.5421 LETTS

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Format
Book
Edition
First Delacorte Press edition.
Physical Desc
xvii, 253 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780525644743, 0525644741, 9780525644767, 0525644768

Notes

General Note
"Adapted for young people."
General Note
"This work is based on The perfect horse: the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis ... published in hardcover by Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York in 2016"--Title page verso.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-242) and index.
Description
American soldiers, aided by an Austrian colonel who was both an Olympian and a trainer of Lipizzaners, attempt to kidnap horses that had been taken by Nazis "for the glorification of the Third Reich" and smuggle them to safety.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Letts, E. (2019). The perfect horse: the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler (First Delacorte Press edition.). Delacorte Press.

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Letts, Elizabeth. 2019. The Perfect Horse: The Daring Rescue of Horses Kidnapped By Hitler. New York: Delacorte Press.

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Letts, Elizabeth. The Perfect Horse: The Daring Rescue of Horses Kidnapped By Hitler New York: Delacorte Press, 2019.

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Letts, Elizabeth. The Perfect Horse: The Daring Rescue of Horses Kidnapped By Hitler First Delacorte Press edition., Delacorte Press, 2019.

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