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Balto and the great race  Cover Image Book Book

Balto and the great race / by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel ; illustrated by Nora Koerber.


Based on a true story, this book is about a sled dog in Alaska who played an important role in bringing a badly needed serum to an isolated group of children infected with diphtheria.

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  • ISBN: 0-679-89198-6
  • Physical Description: 99 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Random House, 1999.

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General Note:
Reviewed in Literacy Materials Bulletin, no. 23 (Spring 2001).
Subject: Balto (Dog).
Sled dogs > Alaska > Nome > Biography.
Diphtheria > Alaska > Nome > Biography.
Readers for new literates.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Decoda Literacy Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Decoda Literacy Library 636.73 K56 (Text) 35410000053629 General Collection Volume hold Available -

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