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Ruffian: Thoroughbred Legends (English Edition) Even Against The Backdrop Of The Seventies, A Decade Of Equine Superstars And Triple Crown Winners, Ruffian S Story Stands Out As One Of The Most Poignant Of Her Time This Great Black Filly, Often Mistaken For A Colt Because Of Her Impressive Size, Soared To Record Breaking Heights Along The Way She Garnered A Following Of Both Hardened Bettors And Casual Fans Anyone Who Ever Watched Her Could Not Forget Her She Was Always In Front, Always Dominating The Fillies That Challenged Her In Her Short Career Of Eleven Races, She Was Brilliant Enough To Be Compared To Secretariat Her Tragic Ending In A Match Race With Foolish Pleasure That Pitted The Genders Against One Another Delivered Horse Racing A Tough Blow Not Only Had A Fateful Misstep Erased A Star From The Sky, But Thousands Had Witnessed Ruffian S Demise From The Grandstand Or On National Television They Left The Race With A Piece Of Their Hearts Missing Ruffian Recounts The Amazing Career Of This Charismatic Racehorse Who Set The Standard By Which All Fillies And Mares Are Measured It Also Delves Into The Significant Roles Played By Her Trainer, Frank Whiteley Her Jockey Jacinto Vasquez And Stuart And Barbara Janney, Her Owners And Her Breeders Ruffian Was Ranked No In The Blood Horse Magazine S List Of The Top Racehorses Of Th Century

11 thoughts on “Ruffian: Thoroughbred Legends (English Edition)

  1. says:

    Ruffian is the story of a true champion, and the sad end of a lovely, young filly Yours faithfully Julie Summers.xx.

  2. says:

    I am a lifelong fan of Ruffian I collect everything about her Mr Toby s book did contain interviews and information about this great filly that I did not know before Even though I already knew the tragic ending, this story still brought tears to my eyes.I would have given the book five stars however, the scan of the photo section leaves a lot to be desired I have Kindle for PC, and I have no way of enlarging the photos and the print, which is unreadable on the pages documenting Ruffian s past perf

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    I think I have read almost every book written about Ruffian She was my hero I loved her because she was unbeatable I watched the race that day on TV, and when she broke down, I was devastated She had such courage and such heart This book tells the story very wellgiving inklings of the tragedy to come No one would have known, but it was the little things that happened that led to her breakdown She lives forever in my heart and my memory.

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    I have read three books written about the phenominal filly, Ruffian Her story has recently been put on film as well This Legends version I found to be full of interesting general horse racing information as well as very accurate specific information about Ruffian Originally, I had planned to have only one book on each horse in my library but as a well know blood horse agent told me, it is good to read a variety of books on the same topic if you can I find they all work well together and make for a complete p

  5. says:

    Ruffian my love, I cried for you You had the heart of gold I love this book. One day I will see you in Heaven., God bless you

  6. says:

    This book arrived in great condition, thank you

  7. says:

    We have all the books written about this magnificent filly and this is another great read about her life and wonderful undefeated race career and the tragic Match Race which resulted in her death through the horrific injury she sustained This is truly a tearjerker.

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  10. says:

    Here is a wonderful book on the Great filly Ruffian Includes pictures

  11. says:

    I read this book as a child and really enjoyed finding it again Great read for any age that loves horses.

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