Coverart for item
The Resource The sport of kings : kinship, class, and thoroughbred breeding in Newmarket, Rebecca Cassidy

The sport of kings : kinship, class, and thoroughbred breeding in Newmarket, Rebecca Cassidy

Label
The sport of kings : kinship, class, and thoroughbred breeding in Newmarket
Title
The sport of kings
Title remainder
kinship, class, and thoroughbred breeding in Newmarket
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Cassidy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A 'behind the scenes' description of British flat racing based on the experiences of an academic living and working in Newmarket, regarded as the international headquarters of flat racing. Rebecca Cassidy offers explanations of the rituals involved in horseracing, and shows how racing, betting and the bloodstock industry fit together
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cassidy, Rebecca
Dewey number
636.1/322/094264
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
SF293.T5
LC item number
C338 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thoroughbred horse
  • Race horses
  • Horse racing
  • Horse industry
  • Pur-sang
  • Chevaux de course
  • Courses de chevaux
  • Chevaux
  • PETS
  • Horse industry
  • Horse racing
  • Race horses
  • Thoroughbred horse
  • England
Label
The sport of kings : kinship, class, and thoroughbred breeding in Newmarket, Rebecca Cassidy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 174-182)
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
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Headquarters -- 3. Keeping it in the family -- 4. At the races -- 5. Having a flutter -- 6. Going once, going twice ... -- 7. One of the lads -- 8. Doing it for Daddy -- 9. Blood will tell -- 10. Conclusions -- List of references -- Index
Control code
52498730
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 186 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511016417
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52498730
Label
The sport of kings : kinship, class, and thoroughbred breeding in Newmarket, Rebecca Cassidy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 174-182)
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
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Headquarters -- 3. Keeping it in the family -- 4. At the races -- 5. Having a flutter -- 6. Going once, going twice ... -- 7. One of the lads -- 8. Doing it for Daddy -- 9. Blood will tell -- 10. Conclusions -- List of references -- Index
Control code
52498730
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 186 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511016417
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52498730

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...