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Sham: In the Shadow of a Superhorse
Sham: In the Shadow of a Superhorse
by Mary Walsh
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An American champion at heart, "The Magnificent Sham" achieved an unofficial record for the second-fastest time in the history of the Kentucky Derby. He remains second only to the legendary Secretariat. Ironically, challenging Secretariat for the 1973... (read more)

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Speed and the Thoroughbred
Speed and the Thoroughbred
by Alexander Mackay-smith
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Why the Thoroughbred was created, how, by whom, and how its progenitors survived war, politics and the ambitions and jealousies of monarchs, noblemen and politicians is the subject of this book.... (read more)

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Story of Mill Reef
Story of Mill Reef
by John Oaksey
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An affectionate chronicle of a magnificent athlete by one of racing's best-loved characters.... (read more)

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Horse Racing's Most Wanted: The Top 10 Book of Derby Delights, Frenetic Finishes, and Backstretch Banter (Most Wanted)
Horse Racing's Most Wanted: The Top 10 Book of Derby Delights, Frenetic Finishes, and Backstretch Banter (Most Wanted)
by David L Jr Hudson
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Known as the sport of kings, horse racing has been around the track, so to speak. Out of the gates as early as ancient Greece 's Olympic Games, racing would truly find its footing centuries later when Arabian horses were brought to England during the... (read more)

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The Horse That Bart Built: So You Think's Incredible Journey
The Horse That Bart Built: So You Think's Incredible Journey
by Helen Thomas
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The amazing tale of Australasia's most successful thoroughbred by legendary trainer Bart Cummings  As a youngster, So You Think caught the eye of Australia's legendary trainer Bart Cummings. He liked the future he saw in his gangly frame, and So You... (read more)

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Go for the Green
Go for the Green
by Bill Heller
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This book is the fourth book from the new DRF Elements of Handicapping series and proves to be another nice addition to this unique collection. Bill Heller, one of the nation's top turf-racing handicappers and authors, provides invaluable advice on how... (read more)

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Two Minutes to Glory: The Official History of the Kentucky Derby
Two Minutes to Glory: The Official History of the Kentucky Derby
by Pamela K Brodowsky
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Take a front row seat at "the Run for the Roses" with the first comprehensive history of the Kentucky Derby. From mint juleps to the garland of roses, to weeping men and women in the Winner's Circle, Two Minutes to Glory is the official story of the... (read more)

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When Horse Racing Was Horse Racing: A Century on the Turf
When Horse Racing Was Horse Racing: A Century on the Turf
by Adam Powley
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While horse racing may still provide a glorious and compelling spectacle, the sport of kings was at its most majestic in decades past. This beautiful collection of photographs and memories takes you back to that wonderful era with a unique look at the... (read more)

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Steeplechasing: A Complete History of the Sport in North America
Steeplechasing: A Complete History of the Sport in North America
by Peter Winants
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A Complete History of the Sport in North America, by Peter Winants (former editor of The Chronicle of the Horse), provides a colorful history of the sport and gives behind-the-scenes portraits of the people and places of the chase. Abundantly illustrated,... (read more)

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Bunion Derby: The 1928 Footrace Across America
Bunion Derby: The 1928 Footrace Across America
by Charles B. Kastner
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The story of Charley Pyle's 3,400-mile cross country race and extravaganza and the men who endured 84 days of mountains, deserts, mud, and sandstorms to compete for a $25,000 grand prize.... (read more)

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Picking Winners: A Horseplayer's Guide
Picking Winners: A Horseplayer's Guide
by Andrew Beyer
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A classic guide to handicap strategies in the field of thoroughbred racing   Just as football evolved with the introduction of the forward pass and basketball with the development of the jump shot, so too was handicapping forever changed by the use... (read more)

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Win, Place and Show: An Introduction to the Thrill of Thoroughbred Racing
Win, Place and Show: An Introduction to the Thrill of Thoroughbred Racing
by Betsy Berns
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This is the most complete introductory guide to thoroughbred horse racing on the market today.... (read more)

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Beyond Greatness: Four Thoroughbred Legends
Beyond Greatness: Four Thoroughbred Legends
by Charles Justice
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The juvenile, or two-year-old, racing careers of Colin, Man o' War, Ruffian and Landaluce provide the foundation and focus for discussing the question of thoroughbred greatness and its measure. These four thoroughbreds were arguably the best juvenile... (read more)

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My Story
My Story
by Frankie Dettori
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After almost 30 years in racing, Frankie Dettori has seen it all. Arriving at Luton airport at the age of 14 with no English and a tag around his neck like Paddington Bear, Dettori soon found fame and success in and out of the saddle. Having become the... (read more)

Available December 2014
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The Most Glorious Crown: The Story of America's Triple Crown Thoroughbreds from Sir Barton to Affirmed [With DVD]
The Most Glorious Crown: The Story of America's Triple Crown Thoroughbreds from Sir Barton to Affirmed [With DVD]
by Marvin Drager
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The definitive work on this rare coronation, this book delves into the history, personalities, and subplots of each of the 11 Triple Crown champions. From Sir Barton in 1919 through Affirmed in 1978, each Triple Crown winner has exhibited a true... (read more)

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Sham's Dream
Sham's Dream
by Mary Walsh
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Imagine being given the opportunity of a lifetime. A test of talent and skill so great, the prize would guarantee historical immortality. Sham's Dream is a personified picture book about courageous Sham, the horse that challenged legendary Secretariat... (read more)

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Man O' War: A Legend Like Lightning
Man O' War: A Legend Like Lightning
by Dorothy Ours
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"Written with an effortless command of history and language, "Man o' War" frees thoroughbred racing's greatest icon from nearly a century of mythology and mystery . . . A riveting work, researched meticulously and told brilliantly."--Laura Hillenbrand... (read more)

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Jumbo to Jockey
Jumbo to Jockey
by Dominic Prince
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Dominic Prince, journalist, documentary-maker, racing enthusiast, and bon viveur hit the scales at nearly 16 stone on his 45th birthday. It was not always so. His first love was and still is horses. As a child he would bunk off school to ride his first... (read more)

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Battleship: A Daring Heiress, a Teenage Jockey, and America's Horse
Battleship: A Daring Heiress, a Teenage Jockey, and America's Horse
by Dorothy Ours
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The moving story of a tough little horse, a gifted boy, and a woman ahead of her time.   The youngest jockey, the smallest horse, and an unconventional heiress who disliked publicizing herself.  Together, near Liverpool, England, they made a... (read more)

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A Bettor Way: A Winner's Guide to Wagering on Thoroughbreds
A Bettor Way: A Winner's Guide to Wagering on Thoroughbreds
by Dean C. Arnold
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The handicapper's wallet keeps score very well. What remains in it when you leave the track is the final say in whether or not you won. Dean C. Arnold has tested his wits against fellow handicappers since the day he was old enough to approach a... (read more)

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