The Horse Encyclopedia

Packed with gorgeous photographs of horse breeds from around the world, The Horse Encyclopedia is the definitive guide to the evolution, anatomy, and origins of each horse breed and its place in history, art, and culture.

The Horse Encyclopedia

The Horse Encyclopedia

From tiny ponies to heavy draught horses and rapid thoroughbreds, explore the history and variety of this noble animal that helped shape human history. Through its valuable contributions in transport, trade, warfare, culture, and sport, the horse is among the most influential domesticated animals in human history. The Horse Encyclopedia is the definitive guide to the evolution, anatomy, and origins of each horse breed and its place in history, art, and culture. It also documents some famous individual horses, as well as iconic owners, riders, and breeders, paying homage to equestrian history. A stunning celebration of the equine world, The Horse Encyclopedia is a fully illustrated look horses and ponies, featuring over 150 breeds and types, including all those recognized by national horse societies, with gorgeous photographs and concise summaries of each breed. This dazzling volume also includes expert advice on horse care, feeding and grooming, and horse health to offer a truly comprehensive equine guide and a wonderful gift for all horse riders, students, and enthusiasts.

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The Horse Encyclopedia
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Elwyn Hartley Edwards
Categories: Horse breeds
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11 - Publisher:

From tiny ponies to heavy draught horses and rapid thoroughbreds, explore the history and variety of this noble animal that helped shape human history. Through its valuable contributions in transport, trade, warfare, culture, and sport, the horse is among the most influential domesticated animals in human history. The Horse Encyclopedia
The Horse Encyclopedia for Kids
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ethan Pembroke
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-15 - Publisher: ABDO

This encyclopedia highlights 20 different horses. Alongside colorful photographs of both adult horses and foals, readers learn about the history, the appearance, and the training of various horse breeds. Features include a horse diagram, a coat color chart, information about horse care, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned
The Horse Encyclopedia
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Elwyn Hartley Edwards
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-01 - Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

A stunning celebration of the equine world, The Horse Encyclopedia is a fully illustrated look at all the major horse and pony breeds and types, from the ponies of Dartmoor to the American mustang. Packed with gorgeous photographs of horse breeds from around the world, The Horse Encyclopedia is the
The Horsemen of Israel
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Deborah O’Daniel Cantrell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-21 - Publisher: Penn State Press

Almost every book in the Hebrew Bible mentions horses and chariots in some manner, usually in a military context. However, the importance of horses, chariots, and equestrians in ancient Israel is typically mentioned only in passing, if at all, by historians, hippologists, and biblical scholars. When it is mentioned, the
The Complete Book of Horses: Breeds, Care, Riding, Saddlery
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Debby Sly
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08 - Publisher: Lorenz Books

Expert advice on breeds, all aspects of horse care, and step-by-step riding techniques, fully updated.

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