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Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Large Print Pr
Publication date October 2, 2012
Pages 531
Binding Paperback
Edition Large print
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781594135613
ISBN-10 1594135614
Dimensions 1.25 by 5.50 by 8.50 in.
Weight 1.05 lbs.
Original list price $16.99
Other format details large print
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: He believed the dog was immortal. So begins this powerfully moving story of Rin Tin Tin's journey from orphaned puppy to movie star and international icon. From the moment in 1918 when Corporal Lee Duncan discovers Rin Tin Tin on a World War I battlefield, he recognizes something in the pup that he needs to share with the world. Rin Tin Tin is the ultimate must-read for anyone who loves great dogs or great yarns.

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Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (December 16, 2011)
9781410443441 | details & prices | 533 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.31 lbs | List price $31.99
About: A New Yorker staff writer and author of The Orchid Thief chronicles the rise of the iconic German shepherd character while sharing the stories of the real WWI dog and the canine performer in the 1950s television show, in an account that also explores Rin Tin Tin's relevance in the military and popular culture.
1 edition from Simon & Schuster (September 27, 2011)
9781439190135 | details & prices | 324 pages | 6.75 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $26.99
About: He believed the dog was immortal.
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Reprint edition from Simon & Schuster (October 9, 2012)
9781439190142 | details & prices | 324 pages | 5.25 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.66 lbs | List price $16.00
About: One of the most acclaimed nonfiction books of 2011, Susan Orlean’s New York Times bestseller Rin Tin Tin is “an unforgettable book about the mutual devotion between one man and one dog” (The Wall Street Journal).
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Large print edition from Large Print Pr (October 2, 2012)
9781594135613 | details & prices | 531 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $16.99
About: He believed the dog was immortal.
CD/Spoken Word
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Unabridged edition from Simon & Schuster (September 27, 2011)
9781442344969 | details & prices | 5.00 × 6.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $39.99
About: Nearly ten years in the making and perfect for the holidays, Susan Orlean’s first original book since the celebrated bestseller The Orchid Thief is the publishing event of the season: a sweeping, surprising, and powerfully moving work of narrative nonfiction about the dog actor and international icon, Rin Tin Tin.

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