World of Horses

World of Horses

by Anness Publishing Staff
     
 
Human relationships with the horse extend thousands of years back into history. They are recorded in cave paintings, immortalized in mythologies, fairy tales, and legends, and celebrated in the greatest paintings, poetry, statuary, and sculpture of cultures throughout the world. No other animal has been so closely linked with people in the principal concerns and

Overview

Human relationships with the horse extend thousands of years back into history. They are recorded in cave paintings, immortalized in mythologies, fairy tales, and legends, and celebrated in the greatest paintings, poetry, statuary, and sculpture of cultures throughout the world. No other animal has been so closely linked with people in the principal concerns and movements of life, including communication, transportation, sports and leisure, and warfare. Noble Horse is a glorious album that celebrates these fascinating relationships by examining and exploring the lives and daily routines of horses from around the world in every environment and occupation, including working horses of every type, racers, jumpers, hunters, show horses, wild horses, cross-breeds, and adorable ponies of every description. Noble Horse will greatly contribute to readers' further understanding of these fascinating animals, providing horse lovers and owners with invaluable information on moods, habits, and characteristics. This book, which features over 120 gorgeous color photographs, is sure to thrill and amuse horse lovers everywhere.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840381177
Publisher:
Hermes House
Publication date:
02/28/2000
Pages:
96

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