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The Resource The great black jockeys : the lives and times of the men who dominated America's first national sport, Edward Hotaling

The great black jockeys : the lives and times of the men who dominated America's first national sport, Edward Hotaling

Label
The great black jockeys : the lives and times of the men who dominated America's first national sport
Title
The great black jockeys
Title remainder
the lives and times of the men who dominated America's first national sport
Statement of responsibility
Edward Hotaling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hotaling, Edward
Dewey number
  • 798.4/0092396073
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF336.A2
LC item number
H68 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American jockeys
  • African American jockeys
  • Horse racing
Label
The great black jockeys : the lives and times of the men who dominated America's first national sport, Edward Hotaling
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of American sports: Austin Curtis and the Founding Fathers -- Racing on the frontier: Simon and General Andrew Jackson -- An American life: Charles Stewart and Napoleon -- The expansion era: From Jesse to Cato, the freedom rider -- The shadows of the Civil War: "Chisel'em and the great slave sale -- Free at last? The other Abe and the Civil War -- The American spectacle: "The orange-clad boy" and the Kentucky Derby -- The rise of a star: Ike Murphy, "proud of my calling" -- The great black hopes: Willie Simms and the gay nineties -- The fall of America's first stars: Jimmy Winkfield and the last of the great black jockeys
Control code
40602670
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 380 pages
Isbn
9780761514374
Lccn
98055175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The great black jockeys : the lives and times of the men who dominated America's first national sport, Edward Hotaling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-364) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of American sports: Austin Curtis and the Founding Fathers -- Racing on the frontier: Simon and General Andrew Jackson -- An American life: Charles Stewart and Napoleon -- The expansion era: From Jesse to Cato, the freedom rider -- The shadows of the Civil War: "Chisel'em and the great slave sale -- Free at last? The other Abe and the Civil War -- The American spectacle: "The orange-clad boy" and the Kentucky Derby -- The rise of a star: Ike Murphy, "proud of my calling" -- The great black hopes: Willie Simms and the gay nineties -- The fall of America's first stars: Jimmy Winkfield and the last of the great black jockeys
Control code
40602670
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xx, 380 pages
Isbn
9780761514374
Lccn
98055175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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