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Industry Reviews 'A thoroughbred publication from an unusual but welcome stable. List of illustrations List of contributors Acknowledgements Horseracing: a chronology Introduction Sporting with kings The thoroughbred in British art The fiction of horseracing From Godolphin to Godolphin: the turf relaid Festivals Bodies on the line: the social and physical capital of race riding Life in the backstretch Irish racing's peaceable kingdoms 'Sydney or the Bush': adaptation, centrality and periphery in Australian horseracing Saratoga style The Dubai connection Racing in Asia Global markets, changing technology: the future of the betting industry Horseracing: local traditions and global connections Table of Contents provided by Publisher.

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Yet horseracing is often presented as an English creation that was exported, unaltered, to the colonies. This Companion investigates the intersection of racing and literature, art, history and finance, casting the sport as the product of cross-class, cosmopolitan and international influences.


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Chapters on racing history and the origins of the thoroughbred demonstrate how the gift of a fast horse could forge alliances between nations, and the extent to which international power dynamics can be traced back to racetracks and breeding sheds. Leading scholars and journalists draw on original research and firsthand experience to create portraits of the racetracks of Newmarket, Kentucky, the Curragh, and Hunter Valley, exposing readers to new racing frontiers in China and Dubai as well.


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This Companion investigates the intersection of racing and literature, art, history and finance, casting the sport as the product of cross-class, cosmopolitan and international influences. Chapters on racing history and the origins of the thoroughbred demonstrate how the gift of a fast horse could forge alliances between nations, and the extent to which international power dynamics can be traced back to racetracks and breeding sheds.

Journal of Sport History

Leading scholars and journalists draw on original research and firsthand experience to create portraits of the racetracks of Newmarket, Kentucky, the Curragh, and Hunter Valley, exposing readers to new racing frontiers in China and Dubai as well. A unique resource for fans and scholars alike, reopening essential questions regarding the legacy and importance of horseracing today.

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Table of contents List of illustrations; List of contributors; Acknowledgements; Horseracing: a chronology; Introduction Rebecca Cassidy; 1. Sporting with kings Richard Nash; 2.

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The thoroughbred in British art Douglas Fordham; 3. The fiction of horseracing Jane Smiley; 4. From Godolphin to Godolphin: the turf re-laid Wray Vamplew; 5. Festivals Sean Magee; 6.

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Bodies on the line: the social and physical capital of race riding John Maynard; 7. Life in the backstretch James Helmer; 8. Irish racing's peaceable kingdoms Michael Hinds; 9. Saratoga style Jonathan Silverman; The Dubai connection Rachel Pagones;