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Seabiscuit : an American legend

Author: Laura Hillenbrand
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : G.K. Hall, 2001.
Series: G.K. Hall large print nonfiction series.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of one horse's journey from also-ran to national luminary. Seabiscuit: an American legend is an inspiring tale of unlikely heroes, a classic story of three embattled individuals overcoming the odds in the Great Depression.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Hillenbrand
ISBN: 0783895267 9780783895260
OCLC Number: 46857571
Description: 560 pages (large print) ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. The Day of the Horse Is Past 17 --
2. The Lone Plainsman 41 --
3. Mean, Restive, and Ragged 58 --
4. The Cougar and the Iceman 83 --
5. A Boot on One Foot, a Toe Tag on the Other 106 --
6. Light and Shadow 131 --
7. Learn Your Horse 153 --
8. Fifteen Strides 172 --
9. Gravity 192 --
10. War Admiral 212 --
11. No Pollard, No Seabiscuit 233 --
12. All I Need Is Luck 258 --
13. Hardball 277 --
14. The Wise We Boys 298 --
15. Fortune's Fool 323 --
16. I Know My Horse 338 --
17. The Dingbustingest Contest You Ever Clapped an Eye On 351 --
18. Deal 366 --
19. The Second Civil War 384 --
20. "All Four of His Legs Are Broken" 407 --
21. A Long, Hard Pull 425 --
22. Four Good Legs Between Us 434 --
23. One Hundred Grand 452.
Series Title: G.K. Hall large print nonfiction series.
Responsibility: Laura Hillenbrand.

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The story of one horse's journey from also-ran to national luminary. Seabiscuit: an American legend is an inspiring tale of unlikely heroes, a classic story of three embattled individuals overcoming the odds in the Great Depression.

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