Author: Elwyn Hartley Edwards
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 definitive guide to the evolution, anatomy, and origins of each horse breed and its place in history, art, and culture. The Horse Encyclopedia also documents famous individual horses, as well as iconic owners, riders, and breeders, paying homage to equestrian history. 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.
Author: Josée Hermsen
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
Covers grooming, riding, dressage, showjumping, driving, Western riding, equestrian sports, and illnesses
Author: Elwyn Hartley Edwards
Publisher: Hylas Pub
Includes information pertaining to horses and horsemanship, such as breeds of horses, learning to ride and compete, and caregiving techniques.
Die vielfältige Welt der Pferde, einschliesslich ihrer Kulturgeschichte, dargestellt in Bild und Wort. Ab 10.
Author: Karla Schniering
Publisher: Lindhardt og Ringhof
Category: Juvenile Fiction
It’s an exciting week at the horse farm! Alex’s mare Lilian is going to be a mother, and everyone is ecstatic about the new arrival. Though the news is happy, Alex, Tine, and Ina are worried about the first-time mom. They want to make sure everything is just perfect for the birth of the little foal, so they decide to keep watch over Lilian as she goes into labor. But when complications arise during the delivery, will the girls be able to get help to the mare before it’s too late?
Author: Ann T. Bowling,Anatoly Ruvinsky
The theory and application of mammalian genetics have been evolving rapidly over the past two decades. This has given scientists fresh insight into the biological processes which affect the functions of the animal in question. This is the latest title in our successful series of genetics books. Reference book providing a comprehensive review of the current research in horse geneticsChapters written by international experts in the field Of worldwide relevance
Author: Hanna Sörensen
Publisher: CARLSEN Verlag
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Was ist ein Kaltblut? Wie schnell kann ein Pferd galoppieren? Wozu braucht man en Stockmaß? Pixi Wissen bringt Sachthemen für Grundschulkinder auf den Punkt. Sie sind klein, sie sind praktisch und sie stecken voller Sachwissen: Pixi Wissen, die neuen Mini-Sachbücher von Carlsen. Kurze, informative Texte vermitteln zusammen mit zahlreichen hochwertigen Bildern Einblicke und Überblicke. Infokästen, Quizfragen und interessante Fakten lockern die Seiten auf. Ganz einfach erfahren Grundschüler mehr über ihre Lieblingsthemen, das Lesen wird zum Vergnügen. Fachleute und Pädagogen prüfen jeden Pixi Wissen-Band. Pixi Wissen - zum Sammeln, zum Mitnehmen, zum Lernen Einfach gut erklärt.
Author: Elwyn Hartley Edwards
Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
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.
Author: Bonnie L. Hendricks
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
A standard reference on horse breeds, illustrated and updated Celebrating the animal that has been a stalwart servant to humankind for countless generations, Bonnie Hendricks’s International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds is the most thorough compilation of horse breeds ever attempted. The nearly four hundred entries, arranged alphabetically, include foundation breeds now extinct as well as extant breeds from across the globe. Each entry details the breed’s origin and background, size, appearance, chief use, and status (rare versus common). A list of breed associations and government departments that supplied data and photographs for the encyclopedia has been fully updated for this edition. With its breadth and depth of coverage, as well as 530 black-and-white and 32 color illustrations, the encyclopedia continues to be a standard international reference.
Author: Maurizio Bongianni
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Technology & Engineering
"An easy-to-use reference with more than 230 full-color photographs and illustrations"--Cover subtitle.
Author: Linda Springate
A fresh look at a favorite subject encompasses more than four hundred newly commissioned color photographs, a glossary of equestrian terms, an index, up-to-date text, and a fresh design.
A–Z Guide to All Things Equine: Barrel Racing, Breeds, Cinch, Cowboy Curtain, Dressage, Driving, Foaling, Gaits, Legging Up, Mustang, Piebald, Reining, Snaffle Bits, Steeple-Chasing, Tail Braiding, Trail Riding, English & Western, and So Much More
Author: Jessie Haas
Publisher: Storey Publishing
Here is a completely revised, full-color second edition of the established go-to source for equestrian information. This comprehensive A-to-Z guide covers “everything horse” and bridges gaps in the equestrian universe between English and Western styles. More than 1,700 entries explain wide-ranging topics such as breeds, tack, facilities, equine care and management, health and safety issues, riding styles and disciplines, shows, and much more. Whether you’re a rodeo hand, thoroughbred racer, seasoned professional, or armchair admirer, you’ll get everything you need from noted equestrian author Jessie Haas’ clear and thorough descriptions.
Author: Elizabeth Peplow
This encycopedia provides a guide to the world of horses and horse riding. It traces the development of the horse and its integration into early societies. The book illustrates the many roles horses play from dressage to polo, rodeo and pony trekking.