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The Resource Balto and the Great Race

Balto and the Great Race

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Balto and the Great Race
Title
Balto and the Great Race
Statement of responsibility
by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel ; illustrated by Nora Koerber
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Balto has a quiet life as a sled dog--until tragedy strikes. Dozens of children in Nome become sick with diphtheria. Without antitoxin serum, they will perish--and the closest supply is 650 miles away! The only way to get the serum to Nome is by sled, but can the dogs deliver it in time? Heading bravely into a brutal blizzard, Balto leads the race for life.A Kansas City Children's Book Award for Grades 1--3From the Trade Paperback edition
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Summary
Recounts how the sled dog Balto saved Nome, Alaska, in 1925 from a diphtheria epidemic by delivering medicine through a raging snowstorm
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194315
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
636.73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
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940
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Series statement
Totally true adventures
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Balto and the Great Race
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:e189d8bb-9e24-41a2-9e5d-9f25a0234845
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307554505
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Balto and the Great Race
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:e189d8bb-9e24-41a2-9e5d-9f25a0234845
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307554505
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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