America's Wild Horses: The History of the Western Mustang

America's Wild Horses: The History of the Western Mustang

by Steve Price


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781634503938
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date: 04/18/2017
Pages: 148
Sales rank: 146,628
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Steve Price is a contributing editor to Field & Stream magazine and has served as a senior writer for B.A.S.S. Publications for more than thirty-five years. His award-winning photographs have been used in books, magazines, and promotions by organizations such as National Geographic Society, Reader’s Digest , The Associated Press, and Game Conservation Invitational. He has written six books and more than three thousand magazine articles. Price lives in Tijeras, New Mexico.

Table of Contents

Foreword Slaton L. White ix

Introduction xi

1 The Origin of America's Wild Horses 1

2 Columbus and Cortés Bring Them Back 12

3 Drinker of the Wind 25

4 The Indian Horse Culture Begins 39

5 Wild Horses at Bent's Fort 54

6 The Indian Horse Culture Comes to an End 70

7 The Bureau of Land Management Takes Over 85

8 Special Horses in a Special Place 103

Appendix 118

Acknowledgments 123

Bibliography 126

About the Author 129

Index 130

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