Gay-Neck: the story of a pigeon

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Publisher:
Dutton
Pub. Date:
[1968, c1927]
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.5 - AR Pts: 6
Lexile measure:
1040L
Description
Writing out of his own experience as a boy in India, Dhan Gopal Mukerji tells how Gay Neck's master sent his prized pigeon to serve in Word War I, and of how, because of his exceptional training and his brave heart, Gay Neck served his new masters heroically. Winner of the 1928 Newbery Medal.
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ISBN:
9780525304005
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.5, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
1040L
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Full title gay neck the story of a pigeon
Author mukerji dhan gopal
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-17 04:46:41AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-21 04:40:32AM

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author Mukerji, Dhan Gopal, 1890-1936.
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display_description The story of the training of a carrier pigeon and its service during the First World War, revealing the bird's courageous and spirited adventures over the housetops of an Indian village, in the Himalayan Mountains, and on the French battlefield.
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subject_facet India -- Juvenile fiction, Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal (1928), Pigeons -- Juvenile fiction, Pigeons -- Juvenile literature
title_display Gay-Neck; the story of a pigeon
title_full Gay-Neck; the story of a pigeon. Illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff
title_short Gay-Neck
title_sub the story of a pigeon
topic_facet Newbery Medal, Newbery Medal (1928), Pigeons