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An Illustrated History of Equestrian Sports: Dressage, Jumping, Eventing Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9782080203915
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Published: Flammarion - October 1st, 2019

This is the first volume to trace the history of equestrian sports, including individual and team results across the sport's three official Olympic disciplines: dressage, eventing, and jumping.


The Great Sweepstakes of 1877: A True Story of Southern Grit, Gilded Age Tycoons, and a Race That Galvanized the Nation Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781493042821
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Published: Lyons Press - August 23rd, 2019

Out of the Woods: From Deerfield to the Grand Circuit Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781641113595
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Published: Ellen Williams - September 17th, 2019

Westward Ho: Concord Coach - Staging and Freighting Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781733986052
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Published: Equine Heritage Institute - October 4th, 2019

The Western Migration was a monumental movement that helped spur our nation's transportation into gear. Westward Ho Concord Coach - Staging and Freighting will give you an insight on how pioneers, mountain men, and famous historical figures traveled their way to a better life.


Hollywood at the Races: Film's Love Affair with the Turf Cover Image
$36.95
ISBN: 9780813178295
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Published: University Press of Kentucky - October 4th, 2019

Horse racing was so popular and influential between 1930 and 1960 that nearly 150 racing themed films were released, including A Day at the Races, Thoroughbreds Don't Cry, and National Velvet.


Coaches and Coaching Throughout the Ages: A journey through the history of conveyance to the modern day sport of the wealthy. Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781733986038
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Published: Equine Heritage Institute - September 27th, 2019

Coaches and Coaching Throughout the Ages travels through time when horses led coaches down every trail turned street to the modernization of coaching today. While learning about its past necessity, you will understand what it takes to properly identify, turn out, and drive a coach.


How to Play the Horses-And Win Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781532080159
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Published: iUniverse - August 15th, 2019

While growing up in Jamaica, Robert Marshall spent his days at the racetrack with his father where he learned to play with luck. Unfamiliar with the intricacies of the game, Marshall won by receiving tips from others-until someone showed him the Daily Racing Form. From that point on, Marshall realized that horse betting was a skill, and more than just what he saw on paper.


Diane Crump: A Horse-Racing Pioneer's Life in the Saddle Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781493037957
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Published: Lyons Press - May 1st, 2020

In 1968, a few women, mockingly labeled "jockettes" by a skeptical press, had begun demanding the right to apply for jockey licenses, citing the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which banned discrimination in hiring based on race, religion, sex, or national origin.


The Racing Post Guide to Betting Cover Image
By Tom Park (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781839500107
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Published: Racing Post Books - December 2nd, 2019

The world of sports betting has evolved and the Racing Post has evolved with it. The variety of markets available to the bettor has grown exponentially. This is a thrilling time but potentially a confusing one as well.


Racing Post Quiz Book Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781839500145
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Published: Racing Post Books - December 13th, 2019

The ultimate quiz book for horse racing fans has arrived! How well do you know racing? Are you a short-priced favorite to finish clear of your rivals? Fancy yourself as a Group horse running in a handicap? Or are you more likely to flop than fly?


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