By Steve Price
Meticulously researched, expense bargains a cultural heritage of the yank wild horse that's extraordinary in its beautiful aspect and poignant prose. starting with chapters on prehistoric equines, fee sweeps via all of the most crucial old epochs within the heritage of the yank mustang. special debts of horse-breeding within the Southwest, local American horsemanship, and mustangs within the golden age of the enduring American cowboys every one element the profound influence that the wild horse has had in shaping American tradition. Later chapters chronicle the legacy of the pony within the 20th and twenty-first centuries, in particular emphasizing the criminal and clinical measures which are being taken through horse-lovers around the state to make sure that later generations can also be capable of witness the majesty of the wild horse.
Featuring dozens of gorgeous pictures by way of the writer, and interspersed with firsthand interviews with the most well known horse specialists this day, America’s Wild Horses is a required learn for all equine lovers.
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