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The longest shot : Lil E. Tee and the Kentucky Derby, John Eisenberg

Label
The longest shot : Lil E. Tee and the Kentucky Derby
Title
The longest shot
Title remainder
Lil E. Tee and the Kentucky Derby
Statement of responsibility
John Eisenberg
Title variation
Lil E. Tee and the Kentucky Derby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the first Saturday in May every year in Louisville, Kentucky, shortly after 5:30 PM, a new horse attains racing immortality. The Kentucky Derby is like no other race, and its winners are the finest horses in the world. Covered in rich red roses, surrounded by flashing cameras and admiring crowds, these instant celebrities bear names like Citation, Secretariat, Spectacular Bid, and Seattle Slew. They're worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. But in 1992, a funny thing happened on the way to the roses. The rattling roar of 130,000 voices tailed off into a high, hollow shriek as the horses cr
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eisenberg, John
Dewey number
798.400929
Index
index present
LC call number
SF355.L55
LC item number
E57 1996eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lil E. Tee
  • Kentucky Derby
  • Race horses
  • Lil E. Tee
  • Kentucky Derby
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Race horses
  • Pennsylvania
Label
The longest shot : Lil E. Tee and the Kentucky Derby, John Eisenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Pedigree of Lil E. Tee; Introduction; 1. ""I was not expecting much.""; 2. ""The fee was cheap.""; 3. ""He was just a horse.""; 4. ""The look of eagles""; 5. ""He's going to win by a pole!""; 6. ""A dying breed""; Illustrations; 7. ""He knew he was special.""; 8. ""It's just God-given talent.""; 9. ""Bet him.""; 10. ""We're gonna win it!""; 11. ""Lil E. Tee Ate Here.""; 12. ""He made history.""; Epilogue; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
900344503
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148779
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1373rmk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344503
Label
The longest shot : Lil E. Tee and the Kentucky Derby, John Eisenberg
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
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; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Pedigree of Lil E. Tee; Introduction; 1. ""I was not expecting much.""; 2. ""The fee was cheap.""; 3. ""He was just a horse.""; 4. ""The look of eagles""; 5. ""He's going to win by a pole!""; 6. ""A dying breed""; Illustrations; 7. ""He knew he was special.""; 8. ""It's just God-given talent.""; 9. ""Bet him.""; 10. ""We're gonna win it!""; 11. ""Lil E. Tee Ate Here.""; 12. ""He made history.""; Epilogue; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
900344503
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813148779
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1373rmk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344503

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