A Century Galloped By - HB
NoteThis is a USED book.
The first hundred years of the Victoria Racing Club. Why wasn't the man who founded the Victoria Racing Club ever it's Chairman? Who was the true founder of the V.R.C.?Who was the prince of the crown who might well have been assassinated at Flemington? Who offered the government a fortune to take over Flemington and oust the V.R.C.? Whose brainchild was the Melbourne Cup?
Why was a Spitfire fighter plane in England christened 'Carbine'? Why was Oaks Day tailored for the ladies?
What events took place to indicate there was a jinx on members of the royal family who visited Flemington?
These and scores of other questions are answered in 'A Century Galloped By'.