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The eighty-dollar champion : Snowman, the horse that inspired a nation, Elizabeth Letts

Label
The eighty-dollar champion : Snowman, the horse that inspired a nation
Title
The eighty-dollar champion
Title remainder
Snowman, the horse that inspired a nation
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Letts
Title variation
Snowman, the horse that inspired a nation
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Eighty-Dollar Champion tells the dramatic odyssey of a horse called Snowman, saved from the slaughterhouse by a young Dutch farmer named Harry. Together, Harry and Snowman went on to become America's show-jumping champions, winning first prize in Madison Square Garden. Set in the mid- to late-1950s, this book captures the can-do spirit of a Cold War immigrant who believed--and triumphed"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
798.2/5079
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF295.565.S66
LC item number
L48 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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The eighty-dollar champion : Snowman, the horse that inspired a nation, Elizabeth Letts
Label
The eighty-dollar champion : Snowman, the horse that inspired a nation, Elizabeth Letts
Publication
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Not all copies include edition statement
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn690086343
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 329 p.
Isbn
9780345521088
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2010050993
Other physical details
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System control number
(Sirsi) i9780345521088

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