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Robert "Big Bob" McCullough Al Capone Associate Illinois Horse Racing Official and Murderer by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
"Big Bob" McCullough was questioned by Senate investigator George B. White at his plush Cedar Lake, Indiana residence. McCullough had admitted threatening crime expose' reporter William Drury. However he only went so far as admitting that someone had beaten him to killing Drury. McCullough lived a long life. He died in a Florida nursing home when he was 97. My book examines his criminal career.
LazyBettor.com 2017 Kentucky Derby Preview: An Embarrassment of Riches by Roger LeBlanc, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Roger LeBlanc, author of "The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby," has selected the Kentucky Derby winner three consecutive years since the book's publication. His pre-race selections were all published in his "Derby Preview" series at SmashWords.com. Join the parade of winning bettors by purchasing this year's Preview.
Let The Horse Teach by Lydia Rousseau
Price: Free! Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Let the Horse Teach is one of a kind page turner; taking you on a personal journey through the 22 Ancient Secrets taught by a very unlikely teacher - the horse. A unique horseman with a passion for leadership and self actualisation brings these wonderful mysteries to light for the first time. Let The Horse Teach proves to be a life changing, easily understood and applicable book of truths.
Dr. Dyslexia’s Guide to Sports Psychology for Equestrians by Margot Nacey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
In her revolutionary book, Dr. Dyslexia’s Guide to Sports Psychology for Equestrians, Margot Nacey explains the psychological concept of trauma, when not processed and released, as the root cause of sports failure. Throughout her book Nacey offers equestrians state of the art tools from EMDR, Energy Psychology, Brainspotting and her Mental Advantage Program to enhance and expand performance.
Metaphysics Put To The Test Series : Installment One Triple Crown and Long Shot Winners by Namref H. Tims
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This is the first of my series "Metaphysics Put To The Test".If you are a horse racing fan, you simply must read this book.The casual fan or the serious horse race investor, will discover facts never before revealed. There is a pattern among Triple Crown Winners that has never before been explored, Furthermore, there is a definite pattern among" Long Shots" who upset the horses favored to win.
With Seabiscuit and War Admiral At The Race Of The Century by Peter Tamas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Man o' War was the greatest racehorse of the 20th Century. But he never had a great opponent. In the end, the Race of the Century was between the son and grandson of Man o' War. They ran right next to each other the entire race. The horses were so close to each other that the jockey’s knees almost touched. This book is about that race.
Barn Dance: Nickers, Brays, Bleats, Howls, and Quacks. Tales from the Herd. by Anna Blake
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
How did a Welsh Corgi get the name of Preacher Man? What should you do when the Grandfather Horse steals your goat? You’ll find answers in Barn Dance, a collection of essays on horse-play, donkey ethics, and the fine art of mucking, from a small Colorado horse farm. Blake weaves her love of animals into tales you’ll want to read again and again. Blake’s humor, compassion, and kindness shine.
Horse Doping Jamaica Racetrack Queens, New York 1938-1939 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Retlaw, a New York state race horse was doped with sulphanol in July 1938. The suspected perpetrator, Harold Riner, was nabbed inside the stall around 3:30 a.m. The chemical suphanol was found in the horse's system through a saliva test first given horses in the '30s. The man claimed to be only seeking a night's rest in the stable. My book looks at this incident and the broader issue of doping.
Horsecycle: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon
You set the price! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Extend range and power of animal draft by building cycles for horses, oxen, dogs, etc. Alternately, build housing around animal to hold cargo, protect the beast, and shorten the vehicle length compared to a carriage setup, while leaving animal feet on the ground. Waste handling and some design options discussed.
Self-assessment guide for community event organisers: responding to incidents involving horses by horsesa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Organisers of community events involving animals are facing increasing public scrutiny to proactively manage animal welfare, a challenged coupled with obligations to keep volunteer workers safer in the workplace. This book provides a tool for horse event organisers to evaluate response capabilities where large animal rescue techniques may be utilised.
2016 Kentucky Derby Preview: The Tortoise and the Hare Square Off Again by Roger LeBlanc, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Author Roger LeBlanc analyzes the 2016 Kentucky Derby. Using the research contained in his book, "The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby," Roger mines important insights into this year's race. His Derby previews are a perfect 2 for 2 picking winners since the book's publication, including last year's trifecta. Jump onboard for a possible handicapping hat trick with the 2016 Derby Preview!
ABC’s of Online Horse Racing: Watch – Wager – Win by Mike Exinger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The ABC’s of Online Horse Racing looks at online websites that provide you with a box seat on the action. Every aspect of setting up an account and learning the betting pad are covered. Later chapters teach you how to handicap like the professionals. Geared to gamblers who have never considered betting the ponies, The ABC’s of Online Horse Racing is a beginner’s guide to online horse racing.
Race Horse Training: Compared (2nd Edition) by Marion N. Seidel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,620. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
In a touching part memoir, part training guide, author Marion N.Seidel opens the doors and our hearts to the exciting world of thoroughbred horse racing! In leaving her beloved Germany to live in America, Ms. Seidel soon realized working in the U.S. horse racing market is vastly different than working in the European market, as she compares the two styles of horse racing, European and American.
Relaxed & Forward: Relationship Advice from Your Horse by Anna Blake
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
From the popular Relaxed and Forward blog comes training advice combining the everyday fundamentals of dressage with mutual listening skills. Blake writes with a profound respect for horses and an articulate voice for humans, blending equal parts inspiration and un-common sense. It’s serious training communicated with humor and lightness, because horses like cheerful riders.
The Equine Professional's Guide to Internet and Content Marketing by Katelyn Prendiville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The Equine Professional’s Guide to Internet and Content Marketing is a hard-hitting ebook designed to help equestrian business owners, sole traders and riders with their online marketing. Packed full of examples from the horse industry, it is suitable for all equine professionals wishing to build a more profitable business.
Horse Care: What you don’t know about Worms will surprise you! by Dr A. Nyland
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian(5.00 from 1 review)
A clear, easy guide to horse worms and dewormers. Written in easy language for the layperson, yet heavily referenced to scientific academic journals. Today's problem worm is the small strongyle yet the majority of advice given for deworming horses is still aimed at eradicating the large strongyle. When to deworm, resistance, rotational deworming, harrowing, are all covered in this book.
From Race Horse to Trail Horse and Pet by Marion N. Seidel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Becoming a race horse is a grueling marathon training event. FROM RACE HORSE TO TRAIL HORSE AND PET is the non-fictional memoir of Billy, an ex thoroughbred race horse, who’s able to look back over a young but profound life and shares his deeply moving story! To his surprise, Billy finds out he first must learn to be like a natural horse - something he’s never been taught. With many photos inside.
The Quest of an Equestrian and The Life Lessons I've Learned Along the Way by Clare Rooney
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
More than a story of the relationship between a rider and her horse, this story chronicles a 10-year journey and pays homage to those she met along the way that taught her life’s greatest lessons. 100% of the author’s proceeds will be donated to JustWorld International, an equestrian community devoted to breaking the cycle of poverty in some of the poorest countries where education is limited.