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The Resource Phar Lap : the story of Australia's greatest ever racehorse, Geoff Armstrong & Peter Thompson

Phar Lap : the story of Australia's greatest ever racehorse, Geoff Armstrong & Peter Thompson

Label
Phar Lap : the story of Australia's greatest ever racehorse
Title
Phar Lap
Title remainder
the story of Australia's greatest ever racehorse
Statement of responsibility
Geoff Armstrong & Peter Thompson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The definitive biography of the great racehorse Phar Lap, recalling the champion's most famous victories and the alleged shooting attempt against him on Derby Day in 1930, and analysing the cause of his mysterious death in California in 1932. The book also compares Phar Lap to other great horses, including the modern champion Winx
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armstrong, Geoff
Dewey number
798.40099451
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Phar Lap
  • Winx
  • Melbourne Cup (Horse race)
  • Horse racing
  • Race horses
Target audience
adult
Label
Phar Lap : the story of Australia's greatest ever racehorse, Geoff Armstrong & Peter Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Revised, updated and featuring the ultimate match race: Phar Lap v Winx"--Cover
  • First published in hardback in 2000, Published in paperback in 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000066004492
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Revised & updated edition.
Extent
310 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780994500892
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1114289958
Label
Phar Lap : the story of Australia's greatest ever racehorse, Geoff Armstrong & Peter Thompson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Revised, updated and featuring the ultimate match race: Phar Lap v Winx"--Cover
  • First published in hardback in 2000, Published in paperback in 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000066004492
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Revised & updated edition.
Extent
310 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780994500892
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1114289958

Library Locations

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      Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre, Randwick, NSW, 2031, AU
      -33.9151421 151.2408898
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