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Horse Racing's Greatest Rivalries
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Blood-Horse Publications
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

"Horse Racing's Greatest Rivalries" explores the legendary match-ups between racing stars past and present, from Affirmed to Curlin. Lavishly illustrated with color and b&w photographs throughout.
Duel for the Crown
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Linda Carroll, David Rosner
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-22 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Telling the story of two Thoroughbreds along with their respective owners, trainers and jockeys, this exciting book brings to life the great duel between Affirmed, the last horse to win the Triple Crown, and his archrival, Alydar.
Horse Racing's Top 100 Moments
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Blood-Horse Publications
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Hundreds of Heads Books, LLC

Some of horse racing's most respected authorities looked at feats of greatness, world records, legendary rivalries, and innovations to rank the sport's top 100 moments. They weighed individual accomplishments against industry initiatives, innovations against lucky breaks to come up with the definitive list. They pondered Secretariat's 31-length Belmont Stakes victory,
The Eight Deadly Shames: Best of the Daily Shame 1
Language: en
Pages: 140
Authors: Gareth Cartman
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-25 - Publisher: Lulu.com

The Eight Deadly Shames is the first collection of articles from popular satirical news website, The Daily Shame. Includes the feline organisation fighting to ban use of the word "pussy", Mumsnet's declaration of independence, The Voice of Vorderman, and Al Qaeda's plans to introduce Hostage Holidays, plus much more...
Affirmed and Alydar
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Timothy T. Capps
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-03-17 - Publisher:

"During the Triple Crown season of 1978, two chestnut colts captured the public's imagination like no rivals before or since. Affirmed and Alydar battled head to head in the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, and Belmont Stakes. Affirmed claimed the Triple Crown, but Alydar tested him to the limits each time. To