Heroic Animals

£8.99

From Simon the sea cat to Greyfriars Bobby’s 14-year vigil over his master’s grave, from the elephant that saved a small girl to Paul the World-Cup-predicting octopus, ‘Heroic Animals’ brings to life incredible feats and moving moments which highlight the timeless special bond between human and animal.

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Description

THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS AN ORDINARY ANIMAL. EVERY ONE HAS A HEROIC STORY TO TELL.

Discover how . . .

Able Seacat Simon rescued the crew of HMS Amethyst

Bobby the Wonder Dog crossed a continent to find his family

Galipolli Murphy carried 250 wounded soldiers to safety

Pickles tracked down the stolen World Cup

And the Tamworth Two managed to save their bacon

Clare Balding’s stories of daring, courageous, remarkable creatures who changed our world for the better: from the dog that inspired Lassie to the bear that fought the Nazis.

Additional information

Weight 0.273 kg
Dimensions 19.2 × 12.6 × 2.8 cm
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Publisher

Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

x, 342 , 16 unnumbered of plates

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

590.929 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K