Seabiscuit An American Dream

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Seabiscuit: An American Legend is the first book-length work published by Laura Hillenbrand. The book takes place between 1929 and 1940, a time in which the world was functioning through a tough time. One thing that happened during this period was the stock market crash and during this time people had little hope and desire. I think this story represents heroism and hope to people during this time. “He had no money and no home; he lived entirely on the road of the racing circuit, sleeping in empty stalls, carrying with him only a saddle his rosary, and his books” (page 59 paragraph 2). When I read this selection in the book Seabiscuit: An American Legend I automatically think about countless people who have sacrificed and worked vigorous for

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