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The Resource Togo, Robert J. Blake ; editor, Patricia Lee Gauch

Togo, Robert J. Blake ; editor, Patricia Lee Gauch

Label
Togo
Title
Togo
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Blake ; editor, Patricia Lee Gauch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In 1925, Togo, a Siberian husky who loves being a sled dog, leads a team that rushes to bring diphtheria antitoxin from Anchorage to Nome, Alaska
  • A biography of Togo, the lead dog of the Alaskan dogsled team which made the historic 1925 journey across Alaska to retrieve medicine during a diphtheria epidemic. The amazing 674 mile journey made by the dogsled team and their human leader, Leonhard Seppala, became the inspiration of the Alaskan Iditarod
Summary
In 1925, Togo, a Siberian husky who loves being a sled dog, leads a team that rushes to bring diphtheria antitoxin from Anchorage to Nome, Alaska
Award
  • Texas Bluebonnet Award, 2005.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Grades K-3, 2005.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Children's category, 2006.
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award, Junior Books category, 2006.
  • Great Lakes Great Books Award (Michigan), Grades 2-3, 2004.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
102814
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blake, Robert J
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 420
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
620
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 5
Reading level
  • 3.8.
  • 3.3.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gauch, Patricia Lee
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iditarod National Historic Trail (Alaska)
  • Siberian husky
  • Mushers
  • Togo (Dog)
  • Diphtheria
  • Diphtheria antitoxin
  • Sled dogs
  • Siberian husky
  • Dogs
  • Diphtheria
  • Alaska
  • Diphtheria
  • Diphtheria antitoxin
  • Mushers
  • Siberian husky
  • Togo (Dog)
  • Alaska
  • Alaska
  • Alaska
Target audience
primary
Label
Togo, Robert J. Blake ; editor, Patricia Lee Gauch
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocm47927678
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399233814
Lccn
2001045926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)47927678
Label
Togo, Robert J. Blake ; editor, Patricia Lee Gauch
Publication
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
ocm47927678
Dimensions
22 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399233814
Lccn
2001045926
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)47927678

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