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Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Associated Press
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
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Photographs, Associated Press reports, the "Sport Illustrated" cover story, and other articles chronicle the remarkable racing career of the Pennsylvania horse that won two thirds of the Triple Crown in 2004.
Bet the House
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Richard Roeper
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Chicago Review Press

During the course of 30 days in early 2009, Richard Roeper risked more than a quarter million dollars on practically every method of gambling in America. This title both celebrates and details the pitfalls and lures through Roeper's stories about his lifelong affair with gambling.
Our Roots Are Deep with Passion
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Lee Gutkind, Joanna Clapps Herman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-12 - Publisher: Other Press, LLC

Thoughtful, poignant, and hilarious personal essays collected by the editors of Creative Nonfiction explore the meanings of Italian-American identity. In the twenty-one nonfiction narratives collected in Our Roots Are Deep with Passion, established and emerging writers with family ties to Italy reflect on the ways that their lives have been
Reference Without Referents
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Richard Mark Sainsbury
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Reference is a central topic in philosophy of language, and has been the main focus of discussion about how language relates to the world. R. M. Sainsbury sets out a new approach to the concept, which promises to bring to an end some long-standing debates in semantic theory.There is a
The Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Richard Sowers
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-25 - Publisher: McFarland

This is the definitive history of thoroughbred racing's three premier events, which have never before been explored in such detail. This book gives the history of America's classic races from the inaugural Belmont Stakes in 1867 through 2013, identifying which equine participants were truly worthy of lasting acclaim and which