Examines how the modern American Thoroughbred has evolved primarily through the influence of 26 noteworthy stallions. Also covers the people who bred ...Show synopsisExamines how the modern American Thoroughbred has evolved primarily through the influence of 26 noteworthy stallions. Also covers the people who bred or owned these horses, intertwining their stories with those of their horses. These stallions helped America become the source of the world's best racehorses.Hide synopsis
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Description:Fine in Fine jacket. An examination of the exploits and...Fine in Fine jacket. An examination of the exploits and legacies of some of the 20th century's most influential sires. Hardcover. Original jacket. Stated First Edition. Number line counts down to 1. Fine/Fine condition.
I think this book would be great for someone who has really studied thoroughbred lineage and has a very high level of knowledge of horse racing, breeding and handicapping. For the more casual reader it is really far too much detail and not enough "story".
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