As have the first seven volumes, this newest volume features American Quarter Horses that have had a major impact on every segment of the equine industry. Beginning with such early-day stars as Marion's Girl, ridden by the legendary Buster Welch, to Sun Frost, who helped change the barrel racing and rodeo landscape, Legends 8 showcases the amazing versatility of the world's leading horse breed. With stars from the cutting and reined cow horse world, the rodeo arena, the short tracks and the show pen, Legends, Volume 8 truly has something for every American Quarter
Horse admirer. Included with each profile is a complete four-generation pedigree, show
and/or race summary, sire or dam progeny record and many photographs.
Frank Holmes has been penning horse-related feature articles and books for more than 40 years. As a former staff writer for Western Horseman magazine, Holmes co-authored volumes 2 through 7 of the Legends series, and authored The Hank Wiescamp Story. In recent years he has authored Wire to Wire-The Walter Merrick Story, Spotted Pride, and King P-234. Holmes and his wife Lois, live on a small ranch east of Kiowa, Colorado.