These are the best-known winners from the world of horse racing, portrayed in full-page portraits. Ready-to-color images include Eclipse, the superhorse of the 18th century, undefeated in eighteen races; Man O' War, the champion of 1919 and 1920, who set the standard for all subsequent racehorses; Seabiscuit, who overcame a rocky start to become a symbol of hope during the Great Depression; Citation, the 1948 Triple Crown victor who was the first horse to win $1 million; Secretariat, the chestnut stallion whose popularity led to a commemorative U.S. postage stamp; plus many other legendary racers of America and Europe. Captions offer interesting, informative facts about each horse.
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|Grade level||3 - 5 (ages 8 - 11)|
|Dimensions||8 1/4 x 11|