The Race for the Triple Crown
Horses, High Stakes, and Eternal HopeeBook - 2007
Rich in detail and crackling with wit, The Race for the Triple Crown is a personal narrative that captures the affecting stories of the Thoroughbred racing world. From ostentatious owners, to radiant unrivaled horses, to young trainers trying to make a name for themselves, everyone has a gripping story, and all are in search of the sport's Holy Grail. How they get to and through the enormously famous races is a tale of action, high-stakes finance, and impossible odds. Told in the compelling voice of the award-winning New York Times sportswriter Joe Drape, The Race for the Triple Crown is a vivid portrait of a year in the life of the oldest, most majestic sport in the world.
Publisher: [United States] : Grove/Atlantic, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2007.
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource