Rebecca Louise Cassidy: Horse People Thoroughbred Culture in Lexington and Newmarket Animals History Culture



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In Britain and North America Drawing from intensive field work in Suffolk's Newmarket and Kentucky's Lexington Rebecca Cassidy gives s the inside track on all players in the industry from the elite breeders and owners to the stable boys racetrack workers and veterinarians She leads s through horse farms breeding barns an.

The world of Thoroughbred racing is glamorous secretive dangerous and seductive the sport of kings and the poor man's obsession While the spectacle of racing stirs the imagination it belies the ruthless business that lies beneathThis engaging original study demystifies this complex world by comparing centers of excellence.

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D yearling sales; explains rigorous training regimens; and brings s trackside on race dayBut the history of Thoroughbred racing culture is than a collection of fascinating characters and exciting events Cassidy's investigation reveals the factors ethical cultural political and economic that have shaped the racing traditio.