Przewalski's Horse

Przewalski's Horse

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by Charlotte Wilcox, Wilcox Charlotte
     
 

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A longtime favorite among children, this easy-to-read series introduces favorite breeds of horses. Young readers learn about each breed's history, characteristic physical features, and special abilities, along with basics on how to take care of each particular breed. Full-color photographs showcase these magnificent animals in all their natural splendor. Includes a

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A longtime favorite among children, this easy-to-read series introduces favorite breeds of horses. Young readers learn about each breed's history, characteristic physical features, and special abilities, along with basics on how to take care of each particular breed. Full-color photographs showcase these magnificent animals in all their natural splendor. Includes a "Facts-at-a-Glance" section.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780516205199
Publisher:
Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Series:
Learning about Horses Series
Edition description:
37100 Scholastic Library
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 8.74(h) x 0.33(d)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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Przewalski's Horse 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Andrew_of_Dunedin More than 1 year ago
Part of a series about horses of the world, “Przewalski’s Horse” explores the wild beast that once roamed the wilds of Mongolia, and with the assistance of some dedicated conservationists will do so once more. (I will not be spoiling the ending to reveal that the horse was extinct in the wild, but is being reintroduced from captive born-and-bred beasts.) The book is aimed at younger readers, and appears to deliver. The illustrations are well-chosen and well-placed, and important words that the reader may not be familiar with have their phonetic pronunciation provided. There is also very good supplemental material, including a glossary and a reference section in the back. Worth a read, especially for young animal lovers. RATING: 4 stars.