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The perfect horse : the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis, Elizabeth Letts, (large print:)

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The perfect horse : the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis
Title
The perfect horse
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the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Letts
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Language
eng
Summary
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Eighty-Dollar Champion comes the riveting true story of the valiant rescue of priceless pedigree horses in the last days of World War II. As the Russians closed in on Hitler from the east and the Allies attacked from the west, American soldiers discovered a secret Nazi effort to engineer a master race of the finest purebred horses. With the support of U.S. general George S. Patton, a passionate equestrian, the Americans planned an audacious mission to kidnap these beautiful animals and smuggle them into safe territory?́?assisted by a daring Austrian colonel who was both a former Olympian and a trainer of the famous Lipizzaner stallions. --Publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Dewey number
940.54/213714
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.C8
LC item number
L46 2016b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
The perfect horse : the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis, Elizabeth Letts, (large print:)
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The perfect horse : the daring U.S. mission to rescue the priceless stallions kidnapped by the Nazis, Elizabeth Letts, (large print:)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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text
Content type code
txt
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24 cm.
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Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
xxiv, 598 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781524709303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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