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The Resource Unrelenting : the real story : horses, bright lights, and my pursuit of excellence, George H Morris with Karen Robertson Terry

Unrelenting : the real story : horses, bright lights, and my pursuit of excellence, George H Morris with Karen Robertson Terry

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Unrelenting : the real story : horses, bright lights, and my pursuit of excellence
Title
Unrelenting
Title remainder
the real story : horses, bright lights, and my pursuit of excellence
Statement of responsibility
George H Morris with Karen Robertson Terry
Title variation
Real story : horses, bright lights, and my pursuit of excellence
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "If there is one name in the American equestrian story that everyone knows, it is George Morris. A horse lover, rider, carouser, competitor, taskmaster, dreamer, teacher, and visionary, George Morris has been ever-present on the rarified stage of the international riding elite for most of the 70 years he's been in the saddle. He has represented our country as an athlete and a coach and, at one time or another, instructed many of our nation's best horsemen and women. His carefully chosen, perfectly enunciated words are notoriously powerful. They can raise you up or cut you to the quick. His approval can be a rainmaker; his derision can end a career. But as much as people know and respect (or, perhaps, fear) the public face of George Morris, he has lived, in other ways, a remarkably private life, keeping his own personal struggles with insecurity, with ambition, and with love behind closed doors. It is only now that he has chosen, in his own words, to share the totality of his life-the very public and the incredibly private-with the world. This engrossing autobiography, the real story of the godlike George Morris, beautifully demonstrates his ultimate humanity. "--
  • "George H. Morris, "The Godfather" of American horse sport, shares the fascinating story of his life. This is the autobiography of the most powerful man in the US equestrian world, tracing his rise, his struggles, and the evolution of horse sport on both a national and international scale"--
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  • Provided by publisher
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Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, George H
Dewey number
  • 798.2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
SF284.52.M67
LC item number
M67 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Terry, Karen Robertosn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Morris, George H
  • Horsemen and horsewomen
  • Horse trainers
  • Horse sports
  • Horse shows
  • Horsemanship
  • Horses
Label
Unrelenting : the real story : horses, bright lights, and my pursuit of excellence, George H Morris with Karen Robertson Terry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky279174312
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 436 pages [64] pages of plates
Isbn
9781570767104
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015031427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ab 07/16
Other physical details
color illustrations (mostly)
Label
Unrelenting : the real story : horses, bright lights, and my pursuit of excellence, George H Morris with Karen Robertson Terry
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky279174312
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 436 pages [64] pages of plates
Isbn
9781570767104
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015031427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ab 07/16
Other physical details
color illustrations (mostly)

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