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The Resource Welcome home, Mama & Boris : how a sister's love saved a fallen soldier's beloved dogs, Carey Neesley ; with Michael Levin

Welcome home, Mama & Boris : how a sister's love saved a fallen soldier's beloved dogs, Carey Neesley ; with Michael Levin

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Welcome home, Mama & Boris : how a sister's love saved a fallen soldier's beloved dogs
Title
Welcome home, Mama & Boris
Title remainder
how a sister's love saved a fallen soldier's beloved dogs
Statement of responsibility
Carey Neesley ; with Michael Levin
Title variation
Welcome home, Mama and Boris
Title variation remainder
how a sisters love saved a fallen soldiers dogs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fallen soldier, a grieving sister, two strays, and one question: how to extract the dogs from a war zone and bring them safely to a new home in the United States? In Iraq, Neesley's brother Peter was committed to saving a stray dog and its pup. After his death, she needed an unlikely network of heroes in order to bring Mama and Boris from Baghdad to Michigan-- and into the hearts of everyone they touched along the way
Summary
Describes the author's effort to rescue two dogs who bonded with her soldier brother before his death in Iraq, an effort that involved an unlikely network of heroes including a Utah animal rescue organization and a civilian airline
Biography type
autobiography
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10217711
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 920.0774
  • 636.7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT275
LC item number
.N4234 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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how a sister's love saved a fallen soldier's dogs
Label
Welcome home, Mama & Boris : how a sister's love saved a fallen soldier's beloved dogs, Carey Neesley ; with Michael Levin
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword : carefree -- Black sheep -- A new family -- It's time -- Sundays -- Home on leave -- Mama and Boris -- Do not open until Christmas -- The Department of the Army regrets to inform you-- -- A hero returns home -- Letting the media in -- Wish you were here -- If I can only find a way -- Angels from nowhere -- Saints and saviors -- Clearance -- Resting in peace -- The journey home -- Welcome home, Mama and Boris -- A new life -- The mission continues -- Afterword : So that others may stand free -- How you can help
Control code
20078143
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
223 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781621451150
Lccn
2013014572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Welcome home, Mama & Boris : how a sister's love saved a fallen soldier's beloved dogs, Carey Neesley ; with Michael Levin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword : carefree -- Black sheep -- A new family -- It's time -- Sundays -- Home on leave -- Mama and Boris -- Do not open until Christmas -- The Department of the Army regrets to inform you-- -- A hero returns home -- Letting the media in -- Wish you were here -- If I can only find a way -- Angels from nowhere -- Saints and saviors -- Clearance -- Resting in peace -- The journey home -- Welcome home, Mama and Boris -- A new life -- The mission continues -- Afterword : So that others may stand free -- How you can help
Control code
20078143
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
223 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781621451150
Lccn
2013014572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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