Kentucky's Famous Racehorses (Images of America Series)

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Central Kentucky is home to many magnificent horses and their farms. Although there are numerous places to witness these beautiful animals, including Keeneland, Churchill Downs, Pimlico, and Belmont, their history often gets overwhelmed by their statistics. Images of America: Kentucky's Famous Racehorses goes beyond the numbers and provides insight into the character of these beloved creatures by featuring stories straight from those closest to the horses--the grooms.
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Overview


Central Kentucky is home to many magnificent horses and their farms. Although there are numerous places to witness these beautiful animals, including Keeneland, Churchill Downs, Pimlico, and Belmont, their history often gets overwhelmed by their statistics. Images of America: Kentucky's Famous Racehorses goes beyond the numbers and provides insight into the character of these beloved creatures by featuring stories straight from those closest to the horses--the grooms.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780738566887
  • Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
  • Publication date: 4/21/2010
  • Series: Images of America Series
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 687,909
  • Product dimensions: 6.40 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.40 (d)

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Patricia L. Thompson was born in Louisville and moved to Lexington as a child. There, she was educated in the local Catholic schools. Patricia worked in radio until 1968, when she was married to Gene; after the wedding, they moved to Aiken, South Carolina, and Palatine, Illinois. They have since returned to their hometown of Lexington, where Patricia works at the University of Kentucky. Patricia has three children and five grandchildren, and horses remain a part of her life.
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    Posted January 29, 2013

    To all

    Plz help a dieing clan at shadow city result one, thnx! ~Honorblaze

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    Shattergaze

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    Servaljump

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    Posted December 30, 2012

    Hey...

    Um... you guys havent been around for a year. I remember this clan starting last year around March or February.

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    Burningash

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    Posted January 1, 2013

    Emeraldpaw

    Came into the camp and dropped her rabbit she caught in the training hollow.(res 11) she also had some chervil plant in her mouth and she went to go give to maplejay. ~€~

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    Posted December 30, 2012

    Leafpaw TO LEADER

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    Lightkit

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    Posted December 25, 2012

    Read?

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    Rockshard

    Rockshard heard Starsky calling for them from the nursery. He, Streakpaw, and Puddlepaw plowed though the snow, taking large steps. They made their way back to the nursery and sqeezed in.

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    Dapplesong

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    StarClan

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    Tyrellshadow

    ((I'm pretty sure you can all join. Please post your description and three words that descibe you in the second result (Velvetstar's den), and she'll hopefully be on with a positive conformation that you are now members. Thanks for joining!!)) Tyrellshadow

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    Applekit

    Sorry guys. I cant rp for a while. No nook. Bye.

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