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The Seabiscuit Story

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Using firsthand accounts of Seabiscuit's life and racing career as reported in the pages of The Blood-Horse magazine, The Seabiscuit Story tells the amazing rags-to-riches story of this 1930s horse racing phenomenon. Actual accounts of Seabiscuit’s rise to fame start with his first victory in a stakes race at age two, his success under new trainer Tom Smith, and the coast-to-coast victories that made him a national icon during the darkest years of the Depression. Original photos from the archives of The Blood-Horse accompany the text. - “In the second half of the 1930s, a rough little horse named Seabiscuit took America by storm. From the horse’s days in obscurity to the supreme moments of his life, the Blood-Horse was there, providing thorough coverage and insightful commentary. In The Seabiscuit Story, the Blood-Horse presents all of these articles in a single elegant volume spanning more than forty years of reporting.

"The Seabiscuit Story is not to be missed.” -Laura Hillenbrand Author of #1 Bestseller, Seabiscuit: An American Legend

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