The Noble Horse: Angela S. Rixon - New Softcover @
Man's relationship with the horse goes back thousands of years. No other animal has been so closely linked with the principal concerns and movements of life and history -- exploration and conquest; work and communications; sport and leisure, and of course, warfare. This book celebrates the relationship by examining and exploring the lives and daily routines of horses of every environment and occupation. It includes working horses of every type; racers, jump ers and hunters; show horses, wild horses and crossbreeds.
The Noble Horse will contribute vastly to the further understanding of these fascinating animals, providing horse owners with invaluable guidance on moods, habits and characteristics. With over 250 stunning photographs it will thrill and enchant horse lovers everywhere.