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Dog Team to Dawson: A Quest for the Cosmic Bannock and Other Yukon Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Dog Team to Dawson" is a nostalgic collection of four true Yukon stories written by bestselling author Bruce Batchelor. The title story is the account of two young people travelling by dog team, tackling a long-abandoned Gold Rush era route. This book is the prequel to "Nine Dog Winter", providing readers of that classic account with earlier adventures into the heart and soul of Canada's North.
Horse and Greyhound Racing Crimes and Mafia Connections
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
Emprise Corp., a Buffalo concessionaire, was a dangerously powerful influence in U.S. sports. Its criminal acts were perpetuated by ties to organized crime. My ebook looks at the crimes committed by Emprise and mobsters in the horse and dog racing industries. It questions how this criminal empire went almost completely unchecked. I name names, race tracks and specific loans made by Emprise Corp.
Zoom Top: Australia’s Greatest Greyhound
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
At the end of 1968 the muscular Zoom Top was already regarded by many as one of greatest racing greyhounds Australia had ever seen. By the time recurring injury forced her into retirement in early 1970, Zoom Top had swept all before her in a series of thrilling victories, downing some of the best racers in the country over a variety of distances.
Railbirds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
Have a trip back in time to the racetracks and greyhound tracks of the past and enjoy the zany true stories of the characters that spent their time seeking the next winner. The stories are happy and sad and always with a twist. Learn a bit about how the entertainment side of the business also and those special folks who make that happen. Sit back and be a railbird too.