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Wonder horse : [the true story of the world's smartest horse] / Emily Arnold McCully.

Wonder horse : [the true story of the world's smartest horse]

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  • ISBN: 9780805087932 (reinforced)
  • ISBN: 0805087931 (reinforced)
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2010.

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General Note: Subtitle from cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: A fictionalized account of Bill "Doc" Key, a former slave who became a veterinarian, trained his horse, Jim Key, to recognize letters and numbers and to perform in skits around the country, and moved the nation toward a belief in treating animals humanely. Includes an author's note.
Subject: Key, Bill, 1833-1909 > Fiction.
Horses > Training > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Key, Bill, 1833-1909 > Juvenile fiction.
Horses > Training > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.

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