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Encyclopedia of the Horse: The Definitive Visual Guide

Out of Print

By: Elwyn Hartley Edwards

464 pages, 1000 illus

Dorling Kindersley

Hardback | Jun 2008 | Edition: 2 | #173100 | ISBN-13: 9781405321488
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About this book

Discover everything you need to know about horses in this updated guide from equestrian expert Elwyn Hartley Edwards. Get up close to 150 of the world's most famous horse and pony breeds and find out what makes each one special. Explore the evolution of these amazing creatures, from their origins to their contribution to our civilisation - in the wild, at work, at war, in sport and leisure. Pick up essential tips on caring for your horse. Discover the latest on farriers, feeding, management, behaviour, training techniques and equipment. Plus, stay ahead with the latest trends in equestrian sports, from dressage to horse trials. This book is a one-stop shop for horse-lovers.


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Biography

Elwyn Hartley Edwards is the former editor of Riding magazine, and author of more than 30 books on equestrian subjects including DK's Ultimate Horse.

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