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The Resource Black maestro : the epic life of an American legend, Joe Drape

Black maestro : the epic life of an American legend, Joe Drape

Label
Black maestro : the epic life of an American legend
Title
Black maestro
Title remainder
the epic life of an American legend
Statement of responsibility
Joe Drape
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life of an African-American jockey who won the 1902 Kentucky Derby, associated with Chicago gangsters, was involved with the Russian Revolution, saved hundreds of the czar's valuable thoroughbreds, had romantic liaisons with European women, and lost his French estate to the Nazis in 1941
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drape, Joe
Dewey number
  • 798.40092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
SF336.W475
LC item number
D73 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Winkfield, Jimmy
  • African American jockeys
  • Jockeys
  • Horse racing
  • Horse racing
Target audience
adult
Label
Black maestro : the epic life of an American legend, Joe Drape
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 280 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060537296
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2006041939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780060537296
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm63278029
  • (Sirsi) o63278029
  • (TMQ) o63278029
Label
Black maestro : the epic life of an American legend, Joe Drape
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-273) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 280 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060537296
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2006041939
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780060537296
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm63278029
  • (Sirsi) o63278029
  • (TMQ) o63278029

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