The Resource Winnie : the true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh, Sally M. Walker ; illustrated by Jonathan D. Voss

Winnie : the true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh, Sally M. Walker ; illustrated by Jonathan D. Voss

Label
Winnie : the true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh
Title
Winnie
Title remainder
the true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh
Statement of responsibility
Sally M. Walker ; illustrated by Jonathan D. Voss
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"When Harry Colebourn saw a baby bear at a train station, he knew he could care for it. Harry was a veterinarian. But he was also a soldier in training during World War I. Harry named the bear Winnie, short for Winnipeg, his company's home town, and he brought her along to the military camp in England. Winnie followed Harry everywhere and slept under his cot every night. Before long, she became the regiment's much-loved mascot. But who could care for the bear when Harry went to battle? Harry found just the right place for Winnie--the London Zoo. There a boy named Christopher Robin played with Winnie--he could care for this bear too!"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
599.78/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 4-8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Winnie : the true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh, Sally M. Walker ; illustrated by Jonathan D. Voss
Label
Winnie : the true story of the bear who inspired Winnie-the-Pooh, Sally M. Walker ; illustrated by Jonathan D. Voss
Publication
Note
Endpapers have photographs and a London Zoo document
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn873985289
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Dimensions
27 cm
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Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780805097153
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014028434
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a3269036
  • (OCoLC)873985289

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