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  • Way to Perfect Horsemanshipby Udo Burger; Nicole Bartle

    Trafalgar Square Books 2012; US$ 23.99

    First published in 1959, The Way to Perfect Horsemanship  was immediately recognized as a classic work of equestrian literature. It offers insight into the psychology of the horse as well as its muscular system and the mechanics of movement. It explains in detail the basic principles of training, the fundamentals of riding, and the effect of training... more...

  • Life As I Know Itby Michelle Payne; John Harms

    Melbourne University Publishing 2016; Not Available

    Michelle Payne rode into history as the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup. She and her 100-to-1 local horse Prince of Penzance took the international racing world by surprise but hers was no overnight success story. Michelle was first put on a horse aged four. At five years old her dream was to ride in the Melbourne Cup and win it. By seven... more...

  • Equid Ethogramby Sue McDonnell

    Eclipse Press 2003; US$ 9.99

    A landmark work that provides the first comprehensive catalog of horse behaviors. An invaluable reference for researchers, veterinarians, students, and horse enthusiasts, this user-friendly guide contains horse behaviors from grazing to harem formation to self-mutilation. Each behavior is formatted with a name, illustration and/or photograph, text... more...

  • Melbourne Cup 1930by Geoff Armstrong; Peter Thompson

    Allen & Unwin 2005; US$ 27.22

    The Melbourne Cup is Australia's internationally renowned horse race and no Melbourne Cup better illustrates the great race as truly as Phar Lap's Cup. more...

  • Barbaroby Pamela K. Brodowsky; Tom Philbin

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 14.96

    This up-to-minute book follows the story of Barbaro, the Triple Crown contender whose unlikely fight back from almost certain death from a shattered leg and ensuing complications captured the hearts of a nation who responded with a stunning display of love. In 132 years of derby races, only 11 horses have won the Triple Crown, the last in 1978. Barbaro... more...

  • Baffertby Bob Baffert; Steve Haskin

    Eclipse Press 1999; US$ 9.99

    Winning the Kentucky Derby in 1997, 1998, and 2002 has made Bob Baffert the most visible trainer in America. His wit and silver-haired good looks have made him the most popular. In this candid and often hilarious autobiography, Baffert recounts growing up in a tiny Arizona border town, where he peddled eggs after school and started riding his family's... more...

  • Ringers and Rascalsby David Ashforth

    Eclipse Press 2004; US$ 9.99

    Peter Christian Barrie had a peculiar skill: he painted horses. Not with oils on canvas but with henna dye on the horses themselves. The King of the Ringers disguised good horses as bad ones and tricked bookmakers out of millions of dollars. Barrie’s nefarious skill made him a sought-after man not only by corrupt contemporaries but by Pinkerton’s... more...

  • War Admiralby Edward L. Bowen

    Eclipse Press 2007; US$ 9.99

    Man o' War didn't run in the Kentucky Derby because owner Samuel D. Riddle thought the race came too early in the year and at too taxing a distance. For that reason, Man o' War was denied a bid at a Triple Crown he undoubtedly would have won. But nearly two decades later, Riddle had a change of heart. In 1937, he agreed to run War Admiral,... more...

  • Dr. Fagerby Edward L. Bowen

    Eclipse Press 2000; US$ 9.99

    One of the most versatile and talented racehorses of modern times. 1968's Horse of the Year, champion handicap horse, champion sprinter, and co-champion grass horse. First and only horse ever to win four titles in a single year. He remains one of the most popular racehorses of the modern era. more...

  • Nashuaby Edward L. Bowen

    Eclipse Press 2001; US$ 9.99

    Nashua, part of the Thoroughbred Legends series from Eclipse Press, is the first book to focus on the life of the charismatic racehorse. Nashua achieved much of his fame on the racetrack thanks to his exciting and well-publicized rivalry with 1955 Kentucky Derby winner Swaps. Nashua was runner-up in that Derby, but the two met again in a nationally... more...