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Horrie the war dog : the story of Australia's most famous dog / Roland Perry.

By: Perry, Roland, 1946-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2013Description: vi, 338 p, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781743317990 (pbk); 1743317999 (pbk).Subject(s): Dogs -- War use | World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives | Australia -- Armed Forces -- MascotsDDC classification: 940.54/8173 Summary: He was a little stray pup the boys of First Australian Machine Gun Battalion saved from harsh Libyan Desert. He became their much-loved mascot and saviour. But what happened to Horrie on his return to Australia? An extraordinarily moving and fascinating story of bravery, mateship and the lengths people will go to to save a friend.
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He was a little stray pup the boys of First Australian Machine Gun Battalion saved from harsh Libyan Desert. He became their much-loved mascot and saviour. But what happened to Horrie on his return to Australia? An extraordinarily moving and fascinating story of bravery, mateship and the lengths people will go to to save a friend.

He was a little stray pup the boys of First Australian Machine Gun Battalion saved from harsh Libyan Desert. He became their much-loved mascot and saviour. But what happened to Horrie on his return to Australia? An extraordinarily moving and fascinating story of bravery, mateship and the lengths people will go to to save a friend.

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