The Resource Most glorious crown : the story of America's triple crown thoroughbreds from Sir Barton to American Pharaoh, Marvin Drager, (electronic resource)

Most glorious crown : the story of America's triple crown thoroughbreds from Sir Barton to American Pharaoh, Marvin Drager, (electronic resource)

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Most glorious crown : the story of America's triple crown thoroughbreds from Sir Barton to American Pharaoh
Title
Most glorious crown
Title remainder
the story of America's triple crown thoroughbreds from Sir Barton to American Pharaoh
Statement of responsibility
Marvin Drager
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The definitive work on this rare coronation, this book delves into the history, personalities, and subplots of each of the 12 Triple Crown champions. From Sir Barton in 1919 through American Pharaoh in 2015, each Triple Crown winner has exhibited a true personality and charisma befitting of super stardom and renowned author Marvin Drager's prose brings to life these 12 remarkable stories. The Most Glorious Crown is a unique and fascinating inspection of each champion, their jockeys, owners, and trainers, as well as a riveting account of each race and the events leading up to each historic event. This magnificent oversized book includes more than 150 archival, authentic black-and-white photographs of each thoroughbred throughout different stages of its career. It also includes actual racing forms from each race for the Triple Crown. This new, updated edition features chapters on the 37 year gap between Triple Crown winners and 2015 champion American Pharaoh
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CtWfDGI
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  • 798/.4/00922
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
SF338
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Freading eBooks
Target audience
adult
Label
Most glorious crown : the story of America's triple crown thoroughbreds from Sir Barton to American Pharaoh, Marvin Drager, (electronic resource)
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https://epl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MTYzMzE5NDY4Nw==
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  • EPLMNA
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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frd00009110
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1 online resource (320 pages).
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one file format
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online
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Access limited to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781633194687
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9781633194687
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u1780709
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unknown
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remote
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  • (Sirsi) frd00009110
  • (CaAE) frd00009110
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System requirements: Adobe Digital editions

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