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The perfect horse : the daring rescue of horses kidnapped by Hitler /

Elizabeth Letts.

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Author: Letts, Elizabeth
Published: New York : Delacorte Press, [2019]
Edition: First Delacorte Press edition.
Topics: World War, 1939-1945 - Confiscations and contributions - United States - Juvenile literature. | World War, 1939-1945 - Commando operations - Czech Republic - Hostouň - Juvenile literature. | Lipizzaner horse - Austria - History - 20th century - Juvenile literature. | Arabian horse - Poland - History - 20th century - Juvenile literature. | World War, 1939-1945 - Confiscations and contributions - Germany - Juvenile literature. | World War, 1939-1945 - Austria - Juvenile literature. | World War, 1939-1945 - Confiscations and contributions - United States. | World War, 1939-1945 - Commando operations - Czech Republic - Hostouň. | Lipizzaner horse - Austria - History - 20th century. | Arabian horse - Poland - History - 20th century. | World War, 1939-1945 - Confiscations and contributions - Germany. | World War, 1939-1945 - Austria. | JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Horses. | JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Holocaust. | JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Military & Wars. | 1939-1945. | World War, 1939-1945 - Confiscations and contributions - United States. | Lipizzaner horse - Austria - History - 20th century. | World War, 1939-1945 - Confiscations and contributions - Germany. | United States. Army. Cavalry Regiment, Mechanized, 2nd - History. | Arabian horse - Poland - History - 20th century. | World War, 1939-1945 - Austria. | Spanische Reitschule (Vienna, Austria) - History - 20th century - Juvenile literature. | United States. Army. Cavalry Regiment, Mechanized, 2nd - History - Juvenile literature. | Spanische Reitschule (Vienna, Austria) - History - 20th century. | United States. Army. Cavalry Regiment, Mechanized, 2nd - History. | Podhajsky, Alois - Juvenile literature. | Reed, Charles Hancock, 1900-1980 - Juvenile literature.
Genres: History. | Juvenile works.
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Physical Description: xvii, 253 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-242) and index.
ISBN: 9780525644743 (hardcover)
0525644741 (hardcover)
9780525644767 (glued library binding)
0525644768 (glued library binding)
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Summary: 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.--
Notes: "Adapted for young people."
"This work is based on The Perfect Horse : The Daring U.S. Mission to Rescue the Priceless Stallions Kidnapped by the Nazis, copyright 2016 by Elizabeth Letts."
"Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York in 2016."
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More Details for: The perfect horse : the daring rescue of