The Horse Encyclopedia

The Horse Encyclopedia

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Penguin Putnam

The Horse Encyclopedia is a comprehensive photographic 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.



Baker & Taylor
A revised and updated edition of an authoritative, photographic guide to all things equine features coverage of more than 150 horse and pony breeds from all over the world and includes complementary information about horse evolution, disciplines, health care and culture. Illustrations.

Baker
& Taylor

Examines the history of the horse from prehistoric times to early domestication, discusses the development of breeds in various regions of the world, and describes modern breeds and their uses.

Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2016
Edition: First American edition
ISBN: 9781465451439
1465451439
Branch Call Number: 636.1 H255he
Characteristics: 360 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm

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