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font color ff6600 A true crime story set in Ireland and involving kidnapping, the IRA and a phenomenal racehorse named Shergar Who Kidnap Shergar A mystery that has baffled authorities for years Ask anyone in Great Britain or Ireland about famous racehorses and they ll likely have only one name to tell you Shergar At his peak, Shergar was one of the most elegant, powerful, and successful racehorses in the history of the sport By the time he retired, his reputation alone was enough to earn massive amounts of money But then, one cold night, he vanished Kidnapped Stolen by a group of masked men The heist quickly became an international sensation, attracting attention from around the world Everyone wanted to know who kidnapped Shergar And the mystery has continued to the present day Still a cold case, picking apart the Gordian knot of Shergar s disappearance involves everything from bad business deals to domestic terrorism The Irish Republican Army IRA have been accused of being at the center of the plot, arriving as it did amidst the Troubles in the country Occurring during one of the most turbulent times in the history of Ireland, the kidnapping of one of the nation s sporting heroes was not only front page news it was intrinsically linked to the political situation in the country As the kidnappers issued their demands and the owners tried desperately to get their horseback, the situation sunk deeper and deeper into tragedy before the trail went cold In this book, we will look into the complicated and fascinating disappearance of Shergar We will examine the delicate domestic situation in Ireland and probe just how this battle with the British might have spilled over into the sport of kings We will look at the people who became embroiled in the plot on every side, trying to uncover the truth behind one of the world s strangest kidnapping cases By the end of this book, we just might know what happened to the horse named Shergar Scroll back up and grab your copy today...

Title : Shergar: A True Crime Story of Kidnapping, Racehorse and Politics
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ISBN : 1535124822
Format Type : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 1 edition July 5, 2016
Number of Pages : 104 pages
File Size : 880 KB
Status : Available For Download
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Shergar: A True Crime Story of Kidnapping, Racehorse and Politics Reviews

  • Neelam
    2019-01-26 08:16

    I love horses and coming across this book was a remarkable journey full of awe, wonder and sorrow. Shergar was a famous and extremely popular race horse. But unfortunately he fell victim to the atrocities of evil human minds who sought go gain wealth and fame at the expense of his life.

  • jody l.
    2019-02-20 06:33

    A very sad , intriguing story about a great racehorse. A great read for horse, horse racing and mystery enthusiasts!