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On Del Mar Turning 75

April 23, 2012


Photograph courtesy of the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club

In this special feature, History Press author and long-time turf writer Hank Wesch reflects on the coming season at Del Mar Racetrack and his 2011 book Del Mar: Where the Turf Meets the Surf. “On Del Mar Turning 75″ Hank Wesch The 2012 racing season for Del Mar, July 18-September 5, will mark the 75th […]

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The History Press announces first California book

June 17, 2011


The History Press is proud to announce its debut California book Del Mar: Where the Turf Meets the Surf by Hank Wesch. For nearly seventy-five years, summertime at Del Mar Racetrack has been a place for fun and entertainment—a place, as Eddie Read said, “where nobody’s in a hurry but the horses.” Since its founding […]

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