9 edition of Seabiscuit found in the catalog.
|Other titles||Seabiscuit (Motion picture)|
|Statement||screenplay by Gary Ross ; based on the book by Laura Hillenbrand.|
|LC Classifications||PN1997.2 .S43 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 229 p. :|
|Number of Pages||229|
|LC Control Number||2003097350|
Seabiscuit. Seabiscuit was a Thoroughbred racehorse descended from the legendary Man o' War. His sire, Hard Tack, was known for speed but also a vicious temper. His dam, Swing On, belonged to a Mrs. Gladys Phipps. From his father, Seabiscuit inherited his stubbornness and competitive instinct. I knew of this book, and how much others liked it. It was a great book, with multiple heroes--the horse, his owner, trainer, and jockey. Putting the long journey for Seabiscuit to prove he could REALLY run into the context of the Depression improved it. This book could have benefitted from tighter editing.
Seabiscuit. True story of the undersized Depression-era racehorse whose victories lifted not only the spirits of the team behind it but also those of their nation. Seabiscuit An American Legend (Book): Hillenbrand, Laura: Seabiscuit was one of the most electrifying and popular attractions in sports history and the single biggest newsmaker in the world in , receiving more coverage than FDR, Hitler, or Mussolini. But his success was a surprise to the racing establishment, which had written off the crooked-legged racehorse with the sad tail. Three men. Mar 06, · Seabiscuit was one of the most electrifying and popular attractions in sports history and the single biggest newsmaker in the world in , receiving more coverage than FDR, Hitler, or Mussolini. But his success was a surprise to the racing establishment, which had written off the crooked-legged racehorse with the sad tail/5().
Book Review Seabiscuit An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand. from Random House, pages (includes acknowledgments, notes, and index) The recent abundance of horse racing books released can be attributed to this one masterpiece. In her long-awaited new book, seven years in the making, Laura Hillenbrand writes with the same rich and vivid narrative voice she displayed in her blockbuster bestseller, Seabiscuit. Telling an unforgettable story of a man’s journey into extremity, Unbroken is a testament to the resilience of the human mind, body, and spirit. Audio Excerpt. As for Seabiscuit, he is clearly just a race horse with a bit of a temper and with holding low esteem (until the three race men break the horse out of that zone) rather then a humane being just as 78%.
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SyntaxTextGen not activatedThis is a quiz based on Laura Hillenbrands biography of the race-horse Seabiscuit: Seabiscuit: An American Legend (Author roselafleur) faburrito.com Sections.Grounding the story in the people that touched and were touched by Seabiscuit also acts as a safeguard literary device that prevents the book from careening off into the dangerous territory of over-anthropomorphization which would be all too easy, given the subject matter.Mar 26, · WN: No book on horse ebook very few on any sport—has ever held the top spot on ebook New York Times best-seller list, as Seabiscuit did for six weeks.
Had you ever imagined, when you began the project, that you would have the No. 1 best-seller in the nation? Looking back now, how would you describe the experience?