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The Resource Rin Tin Tin : the life and the legend, Susan Orlean

Rin Tin Tin : the life and the legend, Susan Orlean

Label
Rin Tin Tin : the life and the legend
Title
Rin Tin Tin
Title remainder
the life and the legend
Statement of responsibility
Susan Orlean
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An examination of the life and legacy of Rin Tin Tin, an orphaned German shepherd that was found on a World War I battlefield in France, taken home to California by a soldier, and made into a movie star
Summary
Chronicles the rise of the iconic German shepherd character while sharing the stories of the real WWI dog and the canine performer in the 1950s television show, and explores Rin Tin Tin's relevance in the military and popular culture
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice 2011
  • New York Times Notable Book 2011
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10015971
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal Starred, August 2011
  • Booklist starred, August 2011
  • Publisher's Weekly, July 2011
  • Kirkus Starred, July 2011
Dewey number
636.737/6/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
SF429.G37
LC item number
O75 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and the legend
Label
Rin Tin Tin : the life and the legend, Susan Orlean
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19585109
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9781439190135
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011024476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol13762702
Label
Rin Tin Tin : the life and the legend, Susan Orlean
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-324) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19585109
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9781439190135
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011024476
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(IMchF)fol13762702

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