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Nasrullah: Forgotten Patriarch of the American Thoroughbred (Hardcover)

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By Melanie Greene, Milton C. Toby (Foreword by)
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Nasrullah arrived in Kentucky in 1950 and forever changed the modern American thoroughbred. Bred in royalty by the Aga Kahn, Nasrullah's journey from Europe to America was one of glorious victories and grand potential. He was the first horse to lead both the American and English sire lists, which led to a legendary line of descendants that includes nine U.S. champions, three Hall of Famers and ninety-eight stake winners like Bold Ruler, Noor and Nashua. Nasrullah is even grandsire of the famed Secretariat. Ride along with author Melanie Greene as she recounts the compelling history of a truly remarkable horse that is sure to take any equestrian fan beyond the bluegrass.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781540208361
ISBN-10: 1540208362
Publisher: History Press Library Editions
Publication Date: April 2nd, 2013
Pages: 146
Language: English