The Complete Horse PDF ePub eBook

  • Format Name: The Complete Horse
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  • Publisher: Cassell Reference
  • Data Published: 08 January 2020
  • ISBN: 0304365394
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  • Format eBook: PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
  • File Size: 11MB
  • Language: English
  • Number of Pages: 640 pages
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The Complete Horse is a single-volume A-Z companion to perhaps the most loved of all domesticated animals. The books's 5000 entries not only cover such basic equine topics as the physiology and anatomy of the horse, and breeds of horse and pony, but also accurately reflect the multiplicity of roles played by the horse historically and culturally. In addition to its coverage of core equine topics, The Complete Horse also includes a wealth of unexpected, fascinating and serendipious information, from horse slang phrases to horses in British pub signs, and from the horse in advertising to the horse as a food item. The volume will also include extended narrative essays on key themes such as the horse in warfare and the horse in folklore. These features add up to a richly satisfying accumulation of information about the horse's role in human culture and society over two millennia. The Complete Horse will not only be a helpful reference source and congenial bedside book for those who work with or enjoy horses, but also a satisfying and browsable companion for the inquisitive general reader.

About Sean Magee

Sean Magee is one of the UK's most prominent and respected writers on horse-racing matters and the author of numerous books about horses and horse-racing, including Channel Four Racing: The Complete A-Z of Horse Racing. He is also the editor of the recently published Ascot: The History. Currently editorial director of Politico's, Sean Magee lives in rural Oxfordshire with his family.


    19 July 2016

    Great article. Thank you for simplifying this.

    4 February 2016

    I always wanted to know if this was possibleЙ..Your information for marketing is so helpful! ThanksЙMy first book is coming out this fallЙ..self-published and i need all the advice I can get to promote it! Susan

      15 April 2016

      I am a french student, then excuse me for my english speaking.

      02 August 2016

      Thank you For the instructions. I was able to delete the book from the device, but I don't have the option to delete from the carousel Like the screen shot shows. I am using the iPhone app. Do you know why is that?

    18 August 2016

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