Horse Racing's Holy Grail: The Epic Quest for the Kentucky Derby

Horse Racing's Holy Grail: The Epic Quest for the Kentucky Derby

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Interlaced with hunor, this book looks at the pitfalls and pressures owners, trainers, and jockeys face at Derby time and why most fail, while others, notably the big three of D. Wayne Lukas, Bob Baffert, and Nick Zito, always seem to win the big pri...

Title:Horse Racing's Holy Grail: The Epic Quest for the Kentucky Derby
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781581500769
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    Horse Racing's Holy Grail: The Epic Quest for the Kentucky Derby Reviews

  • Joseph J.

    Haskin is always excellent. And while this book is now a bit dated, it offers a great return to the "drought years" of the Triple Crown and some of the personalities who dominated. Racing needs more w...

  • Sophie

    I was a little disappointed with this book. I thought it was going to be an in depth view of what it takes to get a horse to the Kentucky Derby, as in day by day training and feeding and planning. The...