The Last Black King of the Kentucky Derby

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The Last Black King of the Kentucky Derby

The Story of Jimmy Winkfield

By Crystal Hubbard; Robert McGuire (Illustrator)

Lee & Low Books, Hardcover, 9781584302742, 38pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2008

Description
The story of Jimmy Winkfield, one of horse racing's all-time great jockeys and the last African American to win the Kentucky Derby, in 1902.

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