Man O' War: Thoroughbred Legends

Man O' War: Thoroughbred Legends

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by Edward L Bowen
     
 

Acclaimed as the greatest racehorse of all time, and more than half a century after his death his legend continues to grow. Mentioned with the same reverence as Babe Ruth, Jack Dempsey, and Red Grange. Winner of twenty races in twenty-one starts. His sons and daughters continue to influence the Thoroughbred breed today.

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Acclaimed as the greatest racehorse of all time, and more than half a century after his death his legend continues to grow. Mentioned with the same reverence as Babe Ruth, Jack Dempsey, and Red Grange. Winner of twenty races in twenty-one starts. His sons and daughters continue to influence the Thoroughbred breed today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781581500400
Publisher:
Eclipse Press
Publication date:
04/28/2000
Series:
Thoroughbred Legends Series, #1
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.76(d)

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Joe Hirsch
Joe Hirsch, Executive Columnist, Daily Racing Form

Man O' War wins again! The dramatic brilliance of the horse of the Century comes alive in the spell-binding words of the gifted Ed Bowen.

Meet the Author

Bowen is an Eclipse Award winning Turf writer. He is currently president of the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation, which raises funds fo equine research.

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Man O' War: Thoroughbred Legends 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This is a fabulous Thoroughbred classic! Not quite as good as Laura Hillenbrand's magnum opus, it was an enchanting and entralling read anyway.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I ve been riding for a couple of years and this among one of my favorit horse books itis a great book. * i recamend it it readers of all ages as a great book!!!!!*****:)
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book is really wonderfully written. It gives a very accurate account of one of the greatest horses that ever lived.