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Ascot By Sean Magee

Ascot
by Sean Magee

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This title presents the history of Ascot from its foundation by Queen Anne in 1711 to 2002. Illustrated with contemporary pictures and modern photographs, the text takes the reader through the development of one of the most famous racecourses in the world.
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Ascot: The History by Sean Magee

Published to coincide with the Queen's Golden Jubilee, this title is the history of Ascot from its foundation by Queen Anne in 1711 to 2002 present day. Illustrated with contemporary pictures and modern photographs, the text takes the reader through the development of one of the most famous racecourses in the world. The authors have had access to the Royal Archives and archives of Weatherbys, The Jocky Club, the Public Record Office and the British Museum. The book contains stories of the many people who have contributed to Ascot over nearly 300 years and there are equine stories aplenty. It also recounts races between many of the best horses ever known to the sport. This book is for those who love the sport of Kings and Queens.

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GOR001175681
Ascot: The History by Sean Magee
Sean Magee
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Methuen Publishing Ltd
2002-06-13
420
0413772039
9780413772039
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