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Secretariat

William Nack - Sports & Recreation - 2010 - 368 pages
""Secretariat" is an elegantly crafted, exhilarating tale of speed and power, grace and greatness, told with such immediacy that the reader is lost in the rush of horses and ...
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Ruffian: Burning From the Start

Jane Schwartz - History - 2007 - 336 pages
"A colorful story...Ruffian was nothing if not a heartbreaker. Her story, dramatically recounted by Jane Scwartz, epitomizes both the adrenaline-pumping glory and gut-wrenching ...
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The Legend of Zippy Chippy: Life Lessons from Horse Racing's Most Lovable Loser

William Thomas - Sports & Recreation - 2016 - 224 pages
From acclaimed humorist William Thomas comes the funny yet poignant story of a thoroughbred racehorse that lost 100 races in a row -- but, in everyone's eyes, became the ...
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A Breed Apart: The Horses And The Players

Mike Helm - Sports & Recreation - 2015 - 326 pages
This entertaining behind-the-scenes study takes the dedicated horse-player to California's tracks to meet Jack Kaenel, who booted Aloma's Ruler to victory in the Preakness, and ...
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Saratoga Race Course: The August Place to Be

Kimberly Gatto - Nature - 2011 - 176 pages
In the early 1800s, Saratoga Springs was a destination for its natural mineral waters and their healing powers. But that changed in 1863 with the opening of the Saratoga Race ...
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The Paddock: The Heart of the Racetrack

T.A. Landers - Pets - 2013
Far from “just another book on how to wager and win at the races”, this insightful text provides an in-depth glimpse into the sport of horseracing, with a special focus on the ...
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The Big Horse

Joe McGinniss - Sports & Recreation - 2010 - 272 pages
"The big horse," in racing vernacular, is the animal that brings fame and fortune to a stable. He's the heavyweight champion, the All-American quarterback, the four-legged ...
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Derby Dreams

Jim Bolus - Sports & Recreation - 1996 - 264 pages
"People in racing have to be dreamers," says Jim Bolus in the beginning of his fourth chronicle of the Kentucky Derby. The Derby itself has been dreamlike in its history. After ...
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The Kentucky Thoroughbred

Kent Hollingsworth - Sports & Recreation - 1985 - 195 pages
Kent Hollingsworth captures the flavor and atmosphere of the Sport of Kings in the dramatic account of the development of the Thoroughbred in Kentucky. Ranging from frontier ...
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