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Author Orlean, Susan.

Title Rin Tin Tin [text (large print)] : the life and the legend / Susan Orlean.

Imprint Detroit : Large Print Press, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Large Type Non-Fiction    636.7376 ORL    Available
 GDL Central Library Large Type Non-Fiction    636.7376 ORL    Available
Edition Large print ed.
Description 531 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published in 2011 by Simon and Schuster.
"The text of this Large Print edition is unabridged."--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 523-529)
Contents Forever -- Foundlings -- The silver screen -- Heroes -- The phenomenon -- The leap.
Summary An examination of the life and legacy of Rin Tin Tin, an orphaned German shepherd that was found on a World War I battlefield in France, taken home to California by a soldier, and made into a movie star.
Subject Rin-Tin-Tin (Dog)
German shepherd dog -- United States -- Biography.
Working dogs -- United States -- Biography.
Dogs in motion pictures -- History -- 20th century.
Dogs in the performing arts -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Large type books.
ISBN 9781594135613 (pbk. ; lg.print)
1594135614 (pbk. ; lg.print)

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