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Title:
A celebration of the horse
Author:
Siméon, Victor.
Publication Information:
Paris : Molière, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
131 pages : color illustrations ; 35 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The history of the horse -- Characteristics of the horse -- Breeds -- Breeding -- Equestrian disciplines -- Horses and art -- La Guérinière: engravings.
Subject Term:

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ISBN:
9782907670357
Format :
Book

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Central Library SF285 .C42 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Table of Contents

Guy Baratoux
Forewordp. 9
The History of the Horsep. 12
Ancestorsp. 12
Antiquityp. 16
The Middle Ages to the Presentp. 18
The Golden Age: The Haute Ecolep. 22
Characteristics of the Horsep. 24
Conformationp. 24
Coatsp. 26
The senses, sleep and intelligencep. 28
Pacesp. 30
Breedsp. 32
Natural Evolutionp. 32
The Arabianp. 34
The English Thoroughbredp. 36
The Anglo-Arabp. 39
The Selle Francaisp. 40
Non Pure-bredsp. 40
The French Trotterp. 42
The Camarguep. 44
Iberian Horsesp. 46
Italian Horsesp. 46
The Lipizzanerp. 46
German and Friesian Horsesp. 48
British Horsesp. 48
Horses of the Eastp. 50
American Horsesp. 52
French Draft Horsesp. 54
French breedsp. 56
The British Draft Horsep. 60
Breedingp. 62
Reproductionp. 62
Foalingp. 64
From foal to adultp. 65
Weaningp. 65
Breaking inp. 68
The Haras Nationauxp. 70
Pompadourp. 72
Equestrian Disciplinesp. 74
The Cadre Noir de Saumur and the E.N.E.p. 74
The Spanish School of Viennap. 79
The Garde Republicainep. 80
Racingp. 82
Show-jumpingp. 86
Dressage Competitionp. 88
Eventingp. 90
Driving competitionsp. 92
Horse-ballp. 94
Hunter trialsp. 95
Polop. 96
Trick ridingp. 98
The Circus horsep. 100
The Huntp. 102
Horses and Artp. 104
Famous Horsesp. 104
The Horse and Religionp. 106
Literaturep. 108
Sculpturep. 110
Paintingp. 111
La Gueriniere: Engravingsp. 113

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