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The Resource The Kentucky Derby : how the run for the roses became America's premier sporting event, James C. Nicholson ; foreword by Chris McCarron

The Kentucky Derby : how the run for the roses became America's premier sporting event, James C. Nicholson ; foreword by Chris McCarron

Label
The Kentucky Derby : how the run for the roses became America's premier sporting event
Title
The Kentucky Derby
Title remainder
how the run for the roses became America's premier sporting event
Statement of responsibility
James C. Nicholson ; foreword by Chris McCarron
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nicholson, James C
Dewey number
798.4009769
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF357.K4
LC item number
N53 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kentucky Derby
  • Horse racing
Label
The Kentucky Derby : how the run for the roses became America's premier sporting event, James C. Nicholson ; foreword by Chris McCarron
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-260) and index
Contents
Introduction : the unique identity of Kentucky and its Derby -- Early struggles and foundations for success : 1875-1910 -- The "southern" path to national prominence : 1910-1930 -- Conflict at the Derby in the Great Depression, 1930-1940 -- An American institution : 1940-1960 -- A stage for social protest and a site of national healing : 1960-1980 -- Globalization and the American dream : 1980-2010
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 274 p.
Isbn
9780813135762
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003007
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2012003007
  • (OCoLC)757463351
Label
The Kentucky Derby : how the run for the roses became America's premier sporting event, James C. Nicholson ; foreword by Chris McCarron
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-260) and index
Contents
Introduction : the unique identity of Kentucky and its Derby -- Early struggles and foundations for success : 1875-1910 -- The "southern" path to national prominence : 1910-1930 -- Conflict at the Derby in the Great Depression, 1930-1940 -- An American institution : 1940-1960 -- A stage for social protest and a site of national healing : 1960-1980 -- Globalization and the American dream : 1980-2010
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 274 p.
Isbn
9780813135762
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003007
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 2012003007
  • (OCoLC)757463351

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