The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horses
  • The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horses
  • The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horses
  • The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horses
  • The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horses
  • The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horses
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The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horses

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by Nicola Jane Swinney, Sarah Gorrie, Pippa Roome, Catherine Austen
     
 


Horses have played a significant role in the human world for many centuries, whether used for food, work, entertainment, sport, or companionship. Written and compiled by experts and horse lovers, this comprehensive new encyclopedia covers everything you would ever want to know about these magnificent creatures.

  • Fascinating information covering the horse

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Overview


Horses have played a significant role in the human world for many centuries, whether used for food, work, entertainment, sport, or companionship. Written and compiled by experts and horse lovers, this comprehensive new encyclopedia covers everything you would ever want to know about these magnificent creatures.

  • Fascinating information covering the horse throughout history and culture, its uses, anatomy, appearance, and behavior.
  • Practical advice on how to choose and buy a horse, care and management, health, breeding, tack and equipment, riding and training, and competing with horses.
  • Clear entries covering all the main breeds of horse, split into ponies, light horses and heavy horses.
  • Helpful statistics and icons that provide essential information at a glance.
  • 1,000 pictures, including anatomical diagrams, illustrating details, practical advice, and all breeds.
  • Also features useful addresses, further reading, a glossary, and a comprehensive index.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435105416
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
08/11/2008
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.60(h) x 1.30(d)

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