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By Helen L. Wilbur,Jaime Corum

The Kentucky Derby is the oldest non-stop carrying occasion within the usa. yet do not name it only a horse race. This annual could occasion, often called "the most enjoyable mins in sports," is steeped in culture and pageantry a long way past what occurs at the music. Following the alphabet, D is for Derby: A Kentucky Derby Alphabet makes use of poetry and expository textual content to provide an explanation for this world-famous occasion. issues comprise well-known jockeys, mythical horses, fabled Bluegrass farms and proprietors, in addition to providing a behind-the scenes view of thoroughbred breeding and racing. Readers old and young, besides horse fanatics and diehard Derby enthusiasts, will take pleasure in this get together of 1 of the main prestigious wearing and cultural occasions in our country.

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