The Complete Encyclopedia of Horce Racing: The Illustrated Guide to the World of the Thoroughbred


Now in its fifth edition, The Complete Encyclopedia of Horse Racing is an authoritative and comprehensive illustrated work of reference. The book tells the story of the “sport of kings” from its earliest inceptions to the present day. It provides essential information on all the top jockeys and the leading owners and trainers and the famous horses. Every personality (human and equine), event and issue of importance in the history of both flat racing and steeplechasing will be referred to somewhere in the book. In addition, the off-track world of racing will be explored through the chapters dealing with gambling, scandals and disasters, social and cultural read more

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ISBN:

9781780977652

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

256

Dimensions:

28cm x 23cm

RRP:

$49.99

Category:

Sport

Publisher:

Carlton Publishing Group

Published:

01 June 2016

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