Synopses & Reviews
The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects witha unique integration of words and pictures. DK’s classic look at the world of horses, now reissued.
Table of Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; Heavy horses; The horse family; How horses evolved; Bones and teeth; Senses and behavior; Mares and foals; Wild asses; Seeing stripes; Ancient ancestors; Horses in history; Donkey work; Mules and hinnies; Shoes and shoeing; Bits and pieces; Exploring by horse; To the Americas; Running wild; Horses from around the world; Other breeds and colors; War horses; The age of chivalry; Traveling by horse; Horse-drawn vehicles; Horse power; Light draft work; The horse in North America; Sport horses; Horses for courses; Useful ponies; Did you know?; Identifying breeds.