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Seabiscuit: An American Legend
Seabiscuit
An American Legend
Hardcover      ISBN: 1400060982
The author retraces the journey of Seabiscuit, a horse with crooked legs and a pathetic tail that made racing history in 1938, thanks to the efforts of a trainer, owner, and jockey who transformed a bottom-level racehorse into a legend.
Beyer on Speed: New Strategies for Racetrack Betting
Beyer on Speed
New Strategies for Racetrack Betting
Paperback      ISBN: 0618871721
The creator of a revolutionary new racetrack-betting technique that calculates a horse's speed in previous races offers an understandable, anecdotal explanation of how to use these figures to win at the track, in a new edition of the classic handicapping guide. Reprint.
Chosen by a Horse
Chosen by a Horse
Paperback      ISBN: 0156031175
A deeply personal memoir relates the story of a woman whose hurts from a difficult past are healed with the help of the companionship and affection of a formerly abused horse for which she has agreed to care. Reprint.
The Man Who Listens to Horses
The Man Who Listens to Horses
Hardcover      ISBN: 0679456589
A real-life "horse whisperer" discusses his unconventional and gentle equine training methods, his unique ability to communicate with horses, and the applications of his communication skills in the corporate world. 100,000 first printing. Tour.
Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race
Rough Magic
Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race
Hardcover      ISBN: 1948226197
The author describes her experience participating in and winning, as the youngest and first-ever female, the Mongol Derby which pits riders against each other while racing a series of twenty-five wild ponies across 1,000 miles of Mongolian grasslands.
She Flies Without Wings: How Horses Touch a Woman's Soul
She Flies Without Wings
How Horses Touch a Woman's Soul
Paperback      ISBN: 0385335008
Explores the profound relationship and natural affinity that exist between women and horses, drawing on her own experiences, other women's chronicles, and stories from literature and myth, in an evocative study of animal-human interaction. Reprint.
Seabiscuit: An American Legend
Seabiscuit
An American Legend
Paperback      ISBN: 0345465083
Follows the story of the champion racehorse and the three men who discovered him, chronicling how a former bicycle repairman purchased the horse despite its lack of promise, and how the horse rose to become one of the sport's top performers. Reprint. (A Universal Pictures film, releasing July 2003, written & directed by Gary Ross, starring Tobey Maguire, Jeff Bridges, Chris Cooper, & Elizabeth Banks) (Sports & Recreation)
Vagabond: A horseback adventure from Bulgaria to Berlin
Vagabond
A horseback adventure from Bulgaria to Berlin
Hardcover      ISBN: 1910723010
Horse Handling & Grooming: A Step-By-Step Photographic Guide to Mastering over 100 Horsekeeping Skills
Horse Handling & Grooming
A Step-By-Step Photographic Guide to Mastering over 100 Horsekeeping Skills
Paperback      ISBN: 0882669567
Discusses such handling and care topics as haltering, tying, grooming, bathing, clipping hair, and caring for the mane and tail
Crazy Good: The True Story of Dan Patch, the Most Famous Horse in America
Crazy Good
The True Story of Dan Patch, the Most Famous Horse in America
Hardcover      ISBN: 0743291778
Documents the life story of a record-breaking champion horse whose disabilities nearly caused his euthanasia at birth, in an account that also describes the contributions of his shopkeeper owner and alcoholic driver. 50,000 first printing.