Native Dancer: The Grey Ghost Hero of a Golden Age

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Grand Central Publishing, May 1, 2003 - Nature - 304 pages
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In the early 1950s, a rising star flickered across millions of black-and-white TV sets.
 

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User Review  - Pferdina - LibraryThing

Very enjoyable biography of Native Dancer, and also his owner, Alfred Vanderbilt. Having been born decades after Native Dancer's races, I only knew of him as a famous horse of the past, so this book ... Read full review

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User Review  - kyragtopgirl - LibraryThing

I am a fan of race horses and horse stories. After reading Seabiscuit, I wanted to read about other famous race horses. This is not only a good story in it's own right, but the influence of this animal in today's racing is remarkable. Definitely worth the read. Read full review

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John Eisenberg is a former sports columnist for the Baltimore Sun and is the author of six books, including the acclaimed Native Dancer and The Great Match Race. He lives in Baltimore.

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