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Step right up: how Doc and Jim Key taught the world about kindness

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A biography of William "Doc" Key, a formerly enslaved man and self--trained veterinarian who taught his horse, Jim, to read, write, and do math, and who together with Jim became a famous traveling performance act and proponent for the humane treatment of animals around the turn of the twentieth century.

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9781620141489
9781620143650
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LG
Level 5.3, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
910L
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Full title step right up how doc and jim key taught the world about kindness
Author bowman donna janell
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 14:47:24PM
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subject_facet Beautiful Jim Key (Horse) -- Juvenile literature, Horse trainers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Horses -- Training -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, Human-animal communication -- United States -- Juvenile literature, Human-animal relationships -- United States -- Juvenile literature, Humane education -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature, Key, Bill, -- 1833-1909 -- Juvenile literature
title_display Step right up : how Doc and Jim Key taught the world about kindness
title_full Step Right Up How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World About Kindness, Step right up : how Doc and Jim Key taught the world about kindness / by Donna Janell Bowman ; illustrated by Daniel Minter
title_short Step right up :
title_sub how Doc and Jim Key taught the world about kindness
topic_facet Beautiful Jim Key (Horse), Biography, Biography & Autobiography, History, Horse trainers, Horses, Human-animal communication, Human-animal relationships, Humane education, Juvenile Nonfiction, Key, Bill, Training