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MATRIARCHS VOL. 1: GREAT MARES OF THE 20TH CENTURY

Bowen, Edward L.

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ISBN 10: 158150022X / ISBN 13: 9781581500226
Published by Blood-Horse, Incorporated, The, Lexington, Ky, U. S. A., 1999
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Title: MATRIARCHS VOL. 1: GREAT MARES OF THE 20TH ...

Publisher: Blood-Horse, Incorporated, The, Lexington, Ky, U. S. A.

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition:New

Dust Jacket Condition: New

Edition: 1st Edition.

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Noted turf authority Edward L. Bowen takes a definitive look at a select group of top American broodmares and their descendants. Among the mares profiled in this volume are the great La Troienne, Rough Shod II, Myrtlewood, Blue Delight, Grey Flight, and Missy Baba, who is the ancestor of both 1999 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner Charismatic and 1999 Belmont Stakes winner Lemon Drop Kid. Includes 32 pages of photographs plus detailed pedigrees and female lines of the featured mares.

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Bowen is an Eclipse Award winning Turf writer. He is currently president of the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation, which raises funds fo equine research.

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