Horse of a Different Color

Horse of a Different Color : A Tale of Breeding Geniuses, Dominant Females, and the Fastest Derby Winner Since Secretariat

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Former editor of the Chicago Tribune sets up shop in Kentucky to breed horses and is hailed as a genius for breeding Monarchos, the gray colt that went on to win the Kentucky Derby in 2001. Squires's humorous account of his travails and successes as a novice horse-breeder is an entertaining introduction into the world of an eccentric subculture with international ties. Sixteen pages of b&w photographs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product details

  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 185.9 x 218.9 x 27.4mm | 625.97g
  • United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 1586481177
  • 9781586481179

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