Blood Horses

Blood Horses

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One evening late in his life, veteran sportswriter Mike Sullivan was asked by his son what he remembered best from his three decades in the press box. The answer came as a surprise. "I was at Secretariat's Derby, in '73. That was . . . just beauty, you know?"

Sullivan didn't know, not really: the track had always been a place his father disappeared to once a year on business, a source of souvenir glasses and inscrutable passions in his Kentucky relatives. But in 2000,… (more)

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Sullivan is a remarkable writer, with a powerful addiction to footnotes and a fearless attitude to pretentiousness.

Book Details  

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 31, 2005)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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