A beautifully illustrated guide to over 180 breeds of horses and ponies from around the world, now reissued in new flexibinding
This Collins Gem is being reissued in flexibinding, providing the durability of a hardback with the flexibility of a paperback. The stylish new cover design will enliven this and 70 other bestselling Gems.
Horses came to domestication relatively late, about 6000 years ago. However, today they play a major role in society, and Collins Gem Horses and Ponies is a handy-sized guide to all those breeds which play a part in it.
Each entry in the book includes:
A full-colour photograph and history of the breed
Details on the breed’s height, colours, identifying features and uses
Background information and fun trivia
In addition there are sections on the history of the horse, horse anatomy and horse behaviour, plus advice on different aspects of horse management, including buying, nutrition and feeding, grooming and saddlery.
A section on equine records, plus a glossary of useful terms complete this easy-to-use guide.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Over 170 breeds of horses and ponies from around the world
Information and advice given on all aspects of buying and looking after a horse
Photographs, key facts and history given for each breed
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Collins, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. All orders are dispatched the following working day from our UK warehouse. Established in 2004, we have over 500,000 books in stock. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # mon0002128108
Book Description Harpercollins Pub Ltd, 1999. Book Condition: Very Good. New Ed. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP92328947
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