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Kentucky Derby / Blaine Wiseman.

Authors: Wiseman, Blaine.
Call number: j798.4 WIS
Publisher: New York : Weigl Publishing Inc., c2011.
Publication date: c2011.
Subject: Horse racing -- Kentucky -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Horse racing -- Kentucky -- Louisville -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Kentucky Derby -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Series title: Sporting championships.
Title: Kentucky Derby / Blaine Wiseman.
Physical description: 32 p. : col. ill., map ; 27 cm.
Contents note: What is the Kentucky Derby? -- Kentucky Derby history -- Rules of the race -- The race track -- Horse racing equipment -- Qualifying to race -- Where they race -- Mapping horse races of the world -- Women and horse racing -- Historical highlights -- Legends and current stars -- Famous first -- The rise of the Derby -- Test your knowledge -- Further research -- Glossary / Index.
Notes: Includes index.
Summary note: "Every year, spectators flock to Louisville, Kentucky, to watch one of the world's best-known horse races. Known as 'the most exciting two minutes in sports,' the Kentucky Derby features fast horses, skilled jockeys, and intense competition."--Back cover.
ISBN: 9781616901219 (hc)
1616901217 (hc)
9781616901226 (sc)
1616901225 (sc)
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1271515
Bib No.: 1271515

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