The Ultimate Treasury

Book - 2012
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For every young horse fan and any child who's ever dreamed of having his or her own pony, comes this illustrated guide to the amazing world of horses.

From wild horses, black stallions and zebras, to Working Horses like the Clydesdale, Shire, Percheron, and to the American Saddlebred, Hackney, Missouri Fox Trotter and other show horses -- learn about the history, from how horses evolved and were domesticated, to the world of working horses in the nineteenth century, to the Spanish Riding School's stunning snowy white stallions. Feature spreads provide details covering topics as diverse as famous horses in literature, heroic horses in battle, and stunt horses in Western movies. Breed profiles help identify readers favorite types of horses, as well as a valuable introduction to the practicalities of horse care and riding lessons -- making this an all-in-one, go-to companion for every horse lover.

Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2012.
Edition: First American edition.
ISBN: 9780756698010
Branch Call Number: 636.1 WOO
Characteristics: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm


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Mar 14, 2018

I learned about all the horses breed for a certain breed I also learned from this book the breed I would want too have when I become a show jumper. ;)

Jan 28, 2015

The information on horses in this was interesting, and the pictures were gorgeous!

Very interesting and enlightening, I never realized how many varieties of horses there are!

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Mar 14, 2018

indigo_fish_90 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 7 and 17


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