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No Better Friend : A Man, A Dog, and Their Incredible True Story of Friendship and Survival in World War

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The young readers' adaptation of the New York Times bestseller No Better Friend--the extraordinary tale of friendship and survival between a man and a dog in World War II.
No Better Friend tells the incredible true story of Frank Williams, a radarman in Britain's Royal Air Force, and Judy, a purebred pointer, who met as prisoners of war during World War II. Judy, who became the war's only official canine POW, was a fiercely loyal dog who sensed danger--warning her fellow prisoners of imminent attacks and protecting them from brutal beatings. Frank and Judy's friendship, an unbreakable bond forged in the worst circumstances, is one of the great recently unearthed stories of World War II. As they discover Frank and Judy's story in this specially adapted text, young readers will also learn about key World War II moments through informative and engaging sidebars, maps, photographs, and a timeline.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 304
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
Age Range: Teen
Author: Robert Weintraub
Language: English
Street Date: November 13, 2018
TCIN: 52146649
UPC: 9780316344654
Item Number (DPCI): 248-42-6473
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