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The Resource Togo, Robert J. Blake

Togo, Robert J. Blake

Label
Togo
Title
Togo
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Blake
Creator
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
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 420
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
SF440.15
LC item number
.B53 2002
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/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
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
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
System control number
(OCoLC)47927678
Label
Togo, Robert J. Blake
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
System control number
(OCoLC)47927678

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