The Eighty-Dollar Champion: Snowman, The Horse That Inspired A Nation

The Eighty-Dollar Champion: Snowman, The Horse That Inspired A Nation

  • Publish Date: 2011-08-23
  • Binding: Audio CD
  • Author: Elizabeth Letts
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An inspiring tale of a horse that beat the odds.

Reminiscent of the inspiring, against-the-odds success story that made Seabiscuit a bestseller, The Eighty-Dollar Champion tells the dramatic odyssey of a horse called Snowman that, saved from the slaughterhouse, went on to become America's leading show jumper, winning first prize at Madison Square Garden. Set in the mid- to late 1950s, this book captures the can-do spirit of a Cold War immigrant who believed--and triumphed.

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