Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Spectacular BidThe Last Superhorse of the Twentieth Century$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Peter Lee

Print publication date: 2019

Print ISBN-13: 9780813177809

Published to Kentucky Scholarship Online: January 2020

DOI: 10.5810/kentucky/9780813177809.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM KENTUCKY SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.kentucky.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright The University Press of Kentucky, 2022. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in KSO for personal use.date: 01 July 2022



(p.1) Introduction
Spectacular Bid

Peter Lee

University Press of Kentucky

The introduction discusses the glut of Triple Crown champions during the 1970s and the popularity of horse racing during that time. But clouds were on the horizon; allegations of race fixing threatened to damage the sport, and fans longed for another champion that they could rally around.

Keywords:   Triple Crown, Secretariat, Seattle Slew, Affirmed, race fixing

Kentucky Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .