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Sea The Stars By Anne Holland

Sea The Stars by Anne Holland

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Lavishly illustrated and fully comprehensive biography of the world's best racehorse

Sea The Stars Summary

Sea The Stars: The World's Best Racehorse by Anne Holland

Sea The Stars - the very name has a magical ring. Horse of the season, the decade, the century - possibly of all time. The Arkle of the Flat Racing World, he has captured the imagination of racing fans throughout Europe. It is not just what he has won, but the manner in which he has done so: six Group Ones in six months, including the 2000 Guineas, the Derby and the Arc de Triomphe, the Big Three never before achieved by one horse in one season. Only once did any of his races approach a close finish. If trouble appeared, he cast it aside with his scintillating speed and he kept improving with every race. He held his own and more against older horses; not for him the tag 'miler' or 'stayer', for he proved his superiority at three separate distances. In short, Sea The Stars is the model racehorse. Anne Holland has been lucky enough to have held Sea The Stars in his stable, marvelled at his size, scope and demeanour. Her celebration in words and pictures of this racing phenomenon is a superb tribute to a three-year-old legend.

Sea The Stars Reviews

"A lavishly illustrated and fully comprehensive biography of possibly the greatest race horse ever to breathe." IRISH EXAMINER - 5.12.09

About Anne Holland

Anne Holland is an established authority on both Flat racing and steeplechasing, and the author of many acclaimed and authorised books on the subject.

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Sea The Stars: The World's Best Racehorse by Anne Holland
Used - Very Good
Orion Publishing Co
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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