- ISBN: 9781461635482 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2012.
|Summary, etc.:|| This first paperback edition of a Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Book is a comprehensive, illustrated compilation of essays by some of the world's foremost authorities on horses. The book examines in laymen's terms the development of the lineage of horses through the paleontological record, the domestication of horses based on the archaeological record, the history of the interplay between humans and horses, the lively history of equestrian sports, and advances in equine veterinary medicine. To put horses in a global perspective, the book also discusses the living relatives of horses. Every chapter is topped off with exquisite photographs of horses, most of them in color.
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 9 - Text Difficulty 10
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
10.5 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. Lanham : Roberts Rinehart, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 137341 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 6779 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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