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With a canvas that extends from the diamond mines of South Africa to the trenches of the Great War, and a cast ranging from Smithfield meat salesmen to the inspiration for Mr Toad, and from legendary jockeys to not one, but two disreputable Princes of Wales (and a very unamused Queen Victoria), Mr.
For the benefit of Mr. Darley book Arabian shows us the many faces of the sport of kings/5(52). Darley's Arabian: High Life, Low Life, Sporting Life: A History of Racing in Twenty-Five Horses. In a bankrupt English merchant sent home the colt he had bought from Bedouin tribesmen near the ruins of Palmyra.
Thomas Darley hoped this horse might be the ticket to a new life back in Yorkshire/5. Mr Darley's Arabian: High Life, Low Life, Sporting Life: A History Of Racing In 25 Horses: Shortlisted For The William Hill Sports Book Of The Year Award Book.
Close. This video is unavailable. BOOK OF THE WEEK. Mr Darley’s Arabian: High Life, Low Life, Sporting Life: A History of Racing in 25 Horses by Christopher McGrath Reviewed by Melanie Reid.
Melanie Reid. The story of racing is about man's relationship with horses, and Mr Darley's Arabian also celebrates the men and women who owned, trained and traded the stallions that extended the dynasty.
The great Eclipse, for instance, was bred by the Duke who foiled Bonnie Prince Charlie's invasion (with militia gathered from Wakefield races) Author: Christopher Mcgrath. Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award.
In a bankrupt English merchant sent home the colt he had bought from Bedouin tribesmen near the ruins of Palmyra. Thomas Darley hoped this horse might be the ticket to a new life back in Yorkshire/5(58). It is related on good authority, that when Mr.
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a book to be savoured, Mr Darley's Arabian is a triumph (Richard Fahey RACING POST) A good story from an award-winning journalist [McGrath is] at his best when he is conveying his love of racing (Patrick Scrivenor LITERARY REVIEW)/5(39).
Fortunately, Mr Darley's Arabian is very well written, its narrative racing along effortlessly - as you might expect of a thoroughbred author (Pete Sharkey BIRMINGHAM POST, Sports Book of the Month) A high-quality history of our sport, drawing on a cast that takes in aristocrats and nouveaux riches, playboy industrialists, Smithfield meat /5(55).
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Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year AwardIn a bankrupt English merchant sent home the colt he had bought from Bedouin tribesmen near the ruins of Palmyra.
Thomas Darley hoped this horse might be the ticket to a new life back in Yorkshire. But he turned out to be far more than that: and although Mr Darley's Arabian never ran a race, 95% of all thoroughbreds in the. But he turned out to be far more than that: and although Mr Darley's Arabian never ran a race, 95% of all thoroughbreds in the world today are descended from him.
In this book, for the first time, award-winning racing writer Christopher McGrath traces this extraordinary bloodline through twenty-five generations to our greatest modern racehorse.
The audacious and inspired history of horse racing told through the bloodline of twenty-five exceptional Arabian steeds. In a bankrupt English merchant sent home the colt he had bought from Bedouin tribesmen near the ruins of Palmyra.
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The VG Tips Sports Book Interview. Mr Darley's Arabian by Christopher McGrath. His Introduction to the General Stud Book () attempted to collect into a single volume the pedigrees of all horses then racing, and that had raced in the past.
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