Synopses & Reviews
This meticulously researched and beautifully illustrated book celebrates the amazing diversity of horses and ponies around the world.Starting with the universal breeds - the Arab, Barb and Thoroughbred - it provides profiles of 150 horses from every corner of the globe. Each entry includes in-depth details about conformation, color, height and use, as well as fascinating facts about the breed's history.From European horses, like the gracious Lipizzaner and the solidly handsome Noriker, to American varieties such as the distinctive Appaloosa and hardy Morgan, all 150 horse breeds are illustrated with stunning photography.
This meticulously researched and beautifully illustrated book celebrates the amazing diversity of horses and ponies around the world.
About the Author
Nicola Jane Swinney
works for Horse & Hound
magazine and is the author of Spirit of the Horse
. She lives in England. Bob Langrish
has been photographing horses for over thirty years. His photos are regularly used in calendars, books, and magazines all over the world.