The Seabiscuit Story: From the Pages of the Nation's Most Prominent Racing Magazine

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John McEvoy
Eclipse Press, 2003 - Sports & Recreation - 165 pages
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The rags-to-riches story of 1930s hero Seabiscuit from the pages of the respected horse racing magazine, The Blood-Horse. With actual accounts and original photos of Seabiscuit's rise to fame from his first victory to the coast-to-coast victories that made him an icon during the darkest years of the American Depression.
 

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While browsing at the public library, I noticed on the shelves another book about the champion racehorse, Seabiscuit, with a recommendation by Laura Hillenbrand splashed across the cover, so why not ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
7
Out of Obscurity
13
Stardom
21
A Match for the Ages
37
A Glorious Farewell
67
The Legend Lives
83
Past Performances
129
Race Charts
131
Photo Credits
164
About the Editor
165
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About the author (2003)

McEvoy is a former newspaper reporter and college english professor. He served as Midwest editor and senior writer for Daily Racing Form.

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