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Dick Mitchell The advent of full-card multi-track simulcasting has shifted the emphasis away from handicapping and picking the winner and toward investing and picking your spots. Gone are the days of spending hours splitting hairs over the ...

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Analyzing The Triple Crown — Stanley Caris

Stan Caris'Book, 3 checklists and Selections for only $39.95 Contains powerful checklists for the Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes. Emphasizes final fraction times and pedigree factors that have proven very successful in pointing out the m...

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Barbaro: The Horse Who Captured America's Heart

As millions watched Barbaro win the 2006 Kentucky Derby in sweeping style, their hearts skipped a beat. Here was a horse born to run, a horse of destiny. Not since Secretariat had so many people anticipated the future coronation of a Triple C...

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Beyond Greatness

Four Thoroughbred Legends. The juvenile, or 2-year old, careers of Colin, Man-o-War, Ruffian and Landaluce provide the foundation for discussing the question of thoroughbred greatness.Basic statistics are used informally to provide readers a basis f...

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The biography of one of Thoroughbred racing's most popular champions. 152 pages.

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Expert Handicapping

A revised edition of 1995 title which retains the best of the original and adds timely updates that reflect the dizzying array of changes the game has undergone. 173 pages, hardcover

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Exterminator captured the public's imagination from the start. The rangy gelding, known as "Old Bones," went from work horse to Kentucky Derby winner to durable campaigner during his eight years on the track. 176 pages.

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Fix Six

Fix Six is a racy farce about a small-time professional gambler whose plans to go straight must take an unfortunate detour when his misfit college buddies land him in an overly ambitious race-fixing scheme that goes horribly — and hystericall...

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The first book about the great gelding and three-time Horse of the Year. 176 pages.

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The first book to profile the career of the sensational race filly Go for Wand. 144 pages.

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Bill Heller, one of the nation's top turf-racing handicappers and authors, provides invaluable advice on how to successfully meet the challenge of wagering on grass racing. Heller explains why some horses handle turf better than others, which ...

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West-coast handicapping expert Brad Free adds a new light to today's modern handicapping era by evaluating speed and pace analysis, handicapping betting theories, and the psychology of winning. In Handicapping 101 the handicapper is ta...

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Harnessing Winners

Harness racing is a whole different world to the Thoroughbred racing fan, with completely different strategies needed. Meadowlands handicapper Dave Brower attempts to educate new and existing fans of the standardbred game on handicapping these...

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Hoofbeats From the Past

Howard Rowe has not only written about thoroughbred racing history, he has lived it. He has devoted most of his life to the sport as a writer and observer. A first-hand knowledge of the sport, a sharp intellect and longevity combined to make him a va...

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By Trillis Parker. This 195-page book is the companion volume to the "Horses Talk" video series (see video selections). The book is loaded with photos and illustrations to teach the reader what to look for in a ready-to-win racehorse. 1...

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LONGSHOTS: The Long-Range Look

Get Ready to add some brand-new methods to your longshot madness. This just-published book is based on solid, comprehensive research stemming from the characteristics and trends displayed by virtually every longshot winner in North America in 2003 - ...

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The Quintessential biography of the racehorse hailed by many as the greatest of all time. 160 pages.

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Mastering Maidens: The Modern Way

This brand-new book is an update of 1997's Mastering Maidens , complete with the very latest Ability Pars, plus all-new material on up-and-coming sires and detailed trainer profiles for the Southern California, New York, Kentucky and South Florida ci...

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THE MULTIPLE FACTOR RATING METHOD is a mathematical rating process that selects the probable winner in a horse race by assigning to each entry a positive numerical value based on four basic handicapping factors: Class, Speed, Win Consis...

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MPM is an excellent approach to playing the races for both casual and regular players. It differs from other approaches because it lets you integrate your preferred style of play (speed,class,pace)into a surprisingly short list of guidelines. One of ...

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Myths that Continue to Destroy A Horseplayer's Bankroll: The Best of Dick Mitchell on Betting Strategy & Money Management

Got the bankroll blues? Or maybe you want to accelerate how fast your racetrack profits grow? Either way, this book can help. It's a modern, revised edition of the late, great Dick Mitchell's 1985 classic Myths That Destroy a Horseplayer's Ba...

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Nashua was surrounded by high society intrigue when his owner, William Woodward Jr., was accidentally shot by his wife, Ann.

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Chronicles the life of popular racehorse Native Dancer, who earned the sobriquet "The Gray Ghost" from his fans. 176 pages.

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What if you had a resource that gave you the proven handicapping power of par times plus supplemental tools and techniques presented in a clear, page-turning volume? That's exactly what you get with 2014 PARS PLUS. Its winning combination of outstand...

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While there are many handicapping tools for horseplayers, one of the most rewarding is pedigree handicapping. Even players who do not know much about pedigrees now realize it is an essential part of the game, whether it is part of betting exotics, e....

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Personal Ensign achieved that rarest of goals - a perfect record.

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Brought to you by Cynthia Publishing, insider information you can use! These new guies are your handbook to spotting the telltale signs of each trainer. Top trainers from both boasts have been put under a microscope to see beyond the simple statistic...

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In Saratoga Days, streeplechase jockey and journalist SEAN CLANCY introduces us to the personalities, both human and equine, that makes Saratoga the special place we all know it to be. Clancy give us an entertaining and insightful day-t...

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Mark Cramer's fictional masterpiece confronts one of the greatest quandaries in racing: Why so many talented handicappers inevitably underachieve when it comes to putting their money on the line. Scared Money explores the notion of bui...

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By Laura Hillenbrand. The true story of how three men and a great racehorse captivated the world. Seabiscuit was an unlikely champion. He was a rough-hewn, undersized horse with a sad little tail and knees that wouldn't straighten all...

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A true sports legend, Secretariat still inspires new generations of fans thirty years after his incredible Triple Crown victory. His 31-length triumph in the 1973 Belmont Stakes leaves viewers in awe to this day.

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Six Secrets of Successful Bettors

Frank R. Scatoni and Peter Thomas Fornatale have put together a one-of-a-kind gambler's gem in their quest to find the small percentage of racetrack investors who beat the game. Whether you're a casual weekend player or a serious fan co...

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Spectacular Bid was called the "greatest horse ever to look through a bridle".

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Known as the "California Comet" for his speed, Swaps became a West Coast icon when he won the Kentucky Derby.

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The Newcomer's Guide to Horse Racing

Teaches you everything you need to know about betting—you'll feel like an expert in no time! softcover, 35 pages

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The Training Game: An Inside Look at American Racing's Top Trainers

Complete profiles of eight of America's most accomplished and active Thoroughbred trainers revealing their systems and techniques and identifying a unique aspect of their successful stable operation. 208 pages, hardcover...

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The Winning Horseplayer

Beyer builds on the strategy of speed handicapping that he detailed in Picking Winners with the introduction of trip handicapping. Beyer shows the smart bettor how to combine past performance with trips, track bias, and pace. 192 pa...

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Trainer Angles

Dean Keppler The ability of the Thoroughbred trainer and capitalizing on his or her training strengths and weaknesses has always been one of the most important handicapping factors. In Trainer Angles: Maximizing Profits Using Formulator and...

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Edited by Mike Helm. Get the inside secrets to how hundreds of the nation's best grass trainers work their magic on the turf.

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War Admiral was the only son of the immortal Man o'War to approach his sire in greatness. War Admiral won the 1937 Triple Crown and thrilled fans with his courage.

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Winning Secrets of Poker

Did you ever wonder what separates winning poker players from losing ones? In this book you'll find responses to that question through a series of interviews with eighteen poker professionals, including Boston, Hellmuth, May, Negreanu, Sklansky and ...

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Author Dave Feldman-turf writer for the Chicago Sun Times-draws from his years of experience at the track to weave numerous tales into one of the truly great compendiums of race track humor. Feldman has done it all, seen it all, won it...

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American Turf Club 12 Weeks

Fit And Ready Horse SELECTIONS- TIP SHEET Established to give "horses-to-watch" fans more timely action. American Turf Club is a weekly, eight-page newsletter with info on ready-to-win horses from as many as 24 racetracks. With the advent of...


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American Turf's New Expanded Daily Aqueduct and Gulfstream and Oaklawn Selections. Get Daily full card picks and spot plays for the top tracks.

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