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Written by Laura HillenbrandAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Laura Hillenbrand

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
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  • Publisher: Ballantine Books
  • On Sale: March 26, 2002
  • Price: $16.00
  • ISBN: 978-0-449-00561-3 (0-449-00561-5)
about this book

Seabiscuit was one of the most electrifying and popular attractions in sports history and the single biggest newsmaker in the world in 1938, 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.

"...Hillenbrand has crafted a captivating historical narrative that captures the drama of racing, as well as the spirit of Depression-era America."—BookPage