Synopses & Reviews
Handsomely packaged in paperback with a new cover, Arabians is a lavishly illustrated celebration of the impressive history and splendor of this noble breed. Three hundred gorgeous color photographs and illustrations take the reader on a visual journey around the world, and an authoritative text explores the breed's ancient origins and its importance in the Islamic world. This definitive book -- a must-have for all equestrians -- includes a comprehensive list of Arabian horse organizations, registries, and societies; a glossary of Arabic terms; and a thorough bibliography.
About the Author
Hossein Amirsadeghi is a writer, filmmaker, and equestrian. He lives in London. Peter Upton is a founding member of the Arabian Horse Historians' Association. He makes his home in England. Rik Van Lent Sr. and Rik Van Lent Jr. have devoted the last 20 years to photographing the Arabian horse throughout the world. They live in Belgium.