The Horse Encyclopedia

The Horse Encyclopedia

eBook - 2016
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The Horse Encyclopedia is a comprehensive, lavishly illustrated guide to more than 150 horse and pony breeds and types from around the world. Browse through the catalog of gorgeous photographs and learn about the characteristics and origins of each breed, from Friesians to Thoroughbreds, and some of the most famous horses that left a mark on equine history. A fascinating introduction takes you through the evolution of the horse, horse disciplines like polo and show jumping, the animal's place in history, art, culture, and much more. With expert advice on horse health and care, including feeding, grooming, and conditioning, The Horse Encyclopedia can even guide you through the experience of becoming a first-time owner. The Horse Encyclopedia is a visually stunning celebration of all things equine and a must-have for every horse lover.
Publisher: [S.I.] : DK Publishing, 2016.
ISBN: 9781465456106
Branch Call Number: eBOOK OVERDRI
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc


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A brief evolutionary and cultural overview of the horse (including their close work with humans in war and daily life) leads into page after page of beautiful horse photos that contain physical and personality characteristics of the breeds. Also included are some stories about individuals within ... Read More »

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Nov 26, 2018

See commentary for ULTIMATE HORSE by the same author.

Oct 05, 2018

Breathtaking photographs, thrilling information, plus history on horses in culture, media, and everyday life. Reccomended for any horse lover, champion rider, novice, or wherever in between.


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