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Triple Crown Winner The Earl Sande Saga, Tragedy to Triumph (Horse Racing Biography) by Richard J. Maturi

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Published by 21st Century Publishers .
Written in English


  • Horse Racing,
  • Sports & Recreation / History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Sports & Recreation / Horse Racing,
  • General,
  • History,
  • Jockeys,
  • Sande, Earl,
  • Sports,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Sports,
  • Sports - General

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Edition Notes

ContributionsSande Tomlinson (Foreword)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages356
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8515042M
ISBN 100960729852
ISBN 109780960729852

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