Secretariat: The Making of a Champion

Secretariat: The Making of a Champion

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by William Nack
     
 

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"Secretariat is an elegantly crafted, exhilarating tale of speed and power, grace and greatness, told with such immediacy that the reader is lost in the rush of horses and the clatter and ring of the grandstand."Laura Hillenbrand, author of Seabiscuit

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"Secretariat is an elegantly crafted, exhilarating tale of speed and power, grace and greatness, told with such immediacy that the reader is lost in the rush of horses and the clatter and ring of the grandstand."Laura Hillenbrand, author of Seabiscuit

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Secretariat captured the public's attention from his remarkable season in 1973 to his 1989 death. Sports Illustrated writer Nack here updates his 1975 portrait of the Triple Crown-winning champion, whose records set at the Kentucky Derby and Belmont Stakes have yet to be broken. This edition includes a new preface, Secretariat's breeding history and race chart, and an account of his death Copyright 2002 Cahners Business Information.

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ISBN-13:
9780306811333
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Publication date:
03/14/2002
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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