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The Resource Keeneland's Ted Bassett : my life, James E. "Ted" Bassett III and Bill Mooney

Keeneland's Ted Bassett : my life, James E. "Ted" Bassett III and Bill Mooney

Label
Keeneland's Ted Bassett : my life
Title
Keeneland's Ted Bassett
Title remainder
my life
Statement of responsibility
James E. "Ted" Bassett III and Bill Mooney
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Founded in 1935, Keeneland is widely regarded by horseracing enthusiasts and professionals as one of the world's premier racetracks. Its April and October race meetings and its annual public thoroughbred auctions lure participants from around the world. By far, James E. ""Ted"" Bassett III is the man whose name is most frequently linked with Keeneland's extraordinary history and success. Bassett's involvement with Keeneland began in 1968, after he served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II and was director of the Kentucky State Police during the tumultuous mid-1960s. Since 1968, Basse
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bassett, James E.
Dewey number
798.4006/876947
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
SF336.B36
LC item number
A3 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mooney, Bill
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bassett, James E.
  • Keeneland (Lexington, Ky.)
  • Keeneland (Lexington, Ky.)
  • Horse racing
  • Horse racing
  • Keeneland (Lexington, Ky.)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Employees
  • Horse racing
  • Kentucky
Label
Keeneland's Ted Bassett : my life, James E. "Ted" Bassett III and Bill Mooney
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 364-373) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Keeneland's Ted Bassett; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1. Early Years at Keeneland; 2. Family Background and Kent School; 3. Yale and the U.S. Marine Corps; 4. Postwar Experience; 5. State Police; 6. Growth of Keeneland; 7. Queen Elizabeth II; 8. The Blue Grass Stakes; 9. Lucy; 10. Racing Personalities; 11. The Breeders' Cup; 12. Trips as an Ambassador for Racing; 13. The Ever-Evolving Economics of Racing; 14. Special People and Special Projects; 15. Retirement-I Don't Have Time for That; A Final Personal Note
Control code
323161148
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 406 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813159904
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)323161148
Label
Keeneland's Ted Bassett : my life, James E. "Ted" Bassett III and Bill Mooney
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 364-373) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Keeneland's Ted Bassett; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1. Early Years at Keeneland; 2. Family Background and Kent School; 3. Yale and the U.S. Marine Corps; 4. Postwar Experience; 5. State Police; 6. Growth of Keeneland; 7. Queen Elizabeth II; 8. The Blue Grass Stakes; 9. Lucy; 10. Racing Personalities; 11. The Breeders' Cup; 12. Trips as an Ambassador for Racing; 13. The Ever-Evolving Economics of Racing; 14. Special People and Special Projects; 15. Retirement-I Don't Have Time for That; A Final Personal Note
Control code
323161148
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 406 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813159904
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)323161148

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