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This is the Spanish Horse

This is the Spanish Horse

  • Author: Juan Llamas
  • Publisher: J A Allen & Company Limited
  • ISBN: 9780851316680
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 344
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A study of the pure-bred Spanish or Andalusian horse, incorporating a short history of the breed. The text traces the important part which this breed has played in the evolution of other breeds such as the Lippizaner and thoroughbred.

Das Pferd aus dem Meer

Das Pferd aus dem Meer

  • Author: Victoria Holmes
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9783401452425
  • Category:
  • Page: 333
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The Trail of the Spanish Horse

The Trail of the Spanish Horse

  • Author: James Willard Schultz
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • ISBN: 9781536857184
  • Category:
  • Page: 140
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This book is a thrilling Indian story written by a famous old-time frontiersman James Willard Schultz, (1859 to 1947). Schultz was a noted author, explorer, Glacier National Park guide, fur trader and historian of the Blackfoot Indians. While operating a fur trading post at Carroll, Montana and living amongst the Pikuni tribe during the period 1880-82, he was given the name "Apikuni" by the Pikuni chief, Running Crane. Schultz is most noted for his prolific stories about Blackfoot life and his contributions to the naming of prominent features in Glacier National Park. Written nearly 100 years ago, this well-paced, suspenseful tale is particularly for the reader who delights in the adventurous life of the Plains. The author who was an adopted member of the Blackfoot tribe and married to a Blackfoot woman, describes the life, customs, and beliefs of his Indian companions with the keenness of an anthropologist.

Horses through Time

Horses through Time

  • Author: Sandra L. Olsen
  • Publisher: Roberts Rinehart
  • ISBN: 1461635489
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 236
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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. Horses through Time 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.

1918 - Die Welt im Fieber

1918 - Die Welt im Fieber

Wie die Spanische Grippe die Gesellschaft veränderte

  • Author: Laura Spinney
  • Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG
  • ISBN: 3446259589
  • Category: History
  • Page: 384
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Der Erste Weltkrieg geht zu Ende, und eine weitere Katastrophe fordert viele Millionen Tote: die Spanische Grippe. Binnen weniger Wochen erkrankt ein Drittel der Weltbevölkerung. Trotzdem sind die Auswirkungen auf Gesellschaft, Politik und Kultur weitgehend unbekannt. Ob in Europa, Asien oder Afrika, an vielen Orten brachte die Grippe die Machtverhältnisse ins Wanken, womöglich beeinflusste sie die Verhandlung des Versailler Vertrags und verursachte Modernisierungsbewegungen. Anhand von Schicksalen auf der ganzen Welt öffnet Laura Spinney das Panorama dieser Epoche. Sie füllt eine klaffende Lücke in der Geschichtsschreibung und erlaubt einen völlig neuen Blick auf das Schicksalsjahr 1918.

Living and Working with the Horse of Spain

Living and Working with the Horse of Spain

  • Author: Peter Maddison-Greenwell,Jane Lake
  • Publisher: J. A. Allen, Limited
  • ISBN: 9780851318851
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 210
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This fabulous new book--the culmination of 20 years' research, study, and experience--celebrates the history of the Spanish horse, exploring how he became integral to the country's culture. It examines his breeding, conformation, and temperament, as well as the different fields of Spanish horsemanship: la doma vaquero, la doma clasica, the work with la garrocha, and the skills of the rejoneador. You will find advice on the practicalities of buying Spanish horses, their care and management, and the training of both horse and rider. In addition, the authors discuss Spanish and Portugese saddlery, costume, and traditional turnout and presentation. Both practical and poetic, and distinguished by a stunning selection of photographs, this is a fitting tribute to the magnicent horse of Spain--el caballo de España.

International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds

International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds

  • Author: Bonnie L. Hendricks
  • Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
  • ISBN: 9780806138848
  • Category: Nature
  • Page: 486
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A standard reference on horse breeds, illustrated and updated Celebrating the animal that has been a stalwart servant to humankind for countless generations, Bonnie Hendricks’s International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds is the most thorough compilation of horse breeds ever attempted. The nearly four hundred entries, arranged alphabetically, include foundation breeds now extinct as well as extant breeds from across the globe. Each entry details the breed’s origin and background, size, appearance, chief use, and status (rare versus common). A list of breed associations and government departments that supplied data and photographs for the encyclopedia has been fully updated for this edition. With its breadth and depth of coverage, as well as 530 black-and-white and 32 color illustrations, the encyclopedia continues to be a standard international reference.

Summer of the Spanish Horse

Summer of the Spanish Horse

  • Author: Nancy Sanderson
  • Publisher: AuthorHouse
  • ISBN: 0759681805
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Page: 144
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In the year 2015 the U.S. Space Force was established. By 2020 they had built a base on the moon. In 2025 the U.S. landed on the planet Mars and staked out claims, other countries from Earth soon followed. Then the oil companies came and struck oil, and the discovery of gold was next, soon everyone was trying to get there, it was like the california gold rush all over again, only this time it is on Mars! Then the scientists and colonists came to try and turn this barren world into a place to live for humanity, but could it be done? By 2075 it was being done, and one family was determined to do their part to make it happen when they came to this red planet with high hopes and, their big dreams.

Spanish Gold - Hoofbeats Across My Heart

Spanish Gold - Hoofbeats Across My Heart

  • Author: Simone Louise
  • Publisher: Lulu.com
  • ISBN: 024403656X
  • Category:
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The Official Horse Breeds Standards Guide

The Official Horse Breeds Standards Guide

The Complete Guide to the Standards of All North American Equine Breed Associations

  • Author: Fran Lynghaug
  • Publisher: Voyageur Press
  • ISBN: 1616731710
  • Category: Pets
  • Page: 672
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This is the only guidebook collecting the official North America breed associations’ standards and conformations, making it a much-needed, handy, and comprehensive reference. Like the American Kennel Club's The Complete Dog Book (now in its 20th printing), this is the book for horse breeds. For each of 118 North American breeds--from ponies and small horses to pleasure horses, draft horses, and thoroughbred racers--the massive 200,000-word guide provides an official history, detailed conformation ideals, descriptions of gait and distinctive traits, temperament, colors, and variations. Fine color photographs complete the detailed picture each entry presents. This guide is destined to become the bible of the horse world.

All die schönen Pferde

All die schönen Pferde

  • Author: Cormac McCarthy
  • Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
  • ISBN: 3644022917
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 336
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Zwei junge Ausreißer, John und Lacey, sind auf dem Weg nach Mexiko, um dort ein besseres, einfacheres Leben zu finden. Sie träumen von Abenteuern, heißblütigen Pferden und unberührter Natur. Doch sie geraten in eine archaische Welt, in der eine gnadenlose Gerechtigkeit gilt. «Eine wunderbare Liebesgeschichte. Und ein Buch über den Verlust von Kindheit und Unschuld, den Verlust auch des großen amerikanischen Traums der grenzenlosen Freiheit.» (Der Spiegel)

Mein Katalonien

Mein Katalonien

Bericht über den Spanischen Bürgerkrieg

  • Author: George Orwell
  • Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG
  • ISBN: 3257602480
  • Category: Fiction
  • Page: 288
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Ende 1936 kam Orwell als Zeitungsreporter nach Barcelona, um über den Bürgerkrieg zu berichten. Er schloß sich der Miliz P.O.U.M. an, der Arbeiterpartei der marxistischen Einigung, und kämpfte den Winter über an der Front in Aragonien. Als er wenig später mit ansehen mußte, wie die Kommunisten bei der Ausschaltung der ihnen nicht genehmen Truppen Methoden der faschistischen Geheimpolizei anwandten, wurde er zu einem der erbittertsten Feinde des sowjetischen Totalitarismus.

Das Buch Mormon

Das Buch Mormon

  • Author: Joseph Smith
  • Publisher: Рипол Классик
  • ISBN: 5883931774
  • Category: History
  • Page: N.A
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Annual Report of the Commissioner of Patents

Annual Report of the Commissioner of Patents

  • Author: United States. Patent Office
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Agriculture
  • Page: N.A
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Prior to 1862, when the Department of Agriculture was established, the report on agriculture was prepared and published by the Commissioner of Patents, and forms volume or part of volume, of his annual reports, the first being that of 1840. Cf. Checklist of public documents ... Washington, 1895, p. 148.

The Spanish Riding School in Vienna

The Spanish Riding School in Vienna

  • Author: Ann Tizia Leitich,Alois Podhajsky
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Lipizzaner horse
  • Page: 54
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The Farriers's and Horseman's Complete Dictionary:

The Farriers's and Horseman's Complete Dictionary:

Containing the Art of Farriery in All Its Branches; with Whatever Relates to the Manage, and to the Knowledge, Breeding, Feeding, and Dieting of Horses ...

  • Author: Thomas Wallis (surgeon.)
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Horses
  • Page: 330
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The Sportsman's Dictionary

The Sportsman's Dictionary

Or The Gentleman's Companion: for Town and Country. Containing Full and Particular Instructions for Riding, Hunting, Fowling, Setting, Fishing, Racing, Farriery, Cocking, Hawking, Etc. with the Various Methods to be Observed in Breeding and Dieting of Horses ...

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports
  • Page: 600
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Colonial Spanish "Horse of the Americas" For Kids

Colonial Spanish

  • Author: K. Bennett,John Davidson
  • Publisher: Mendon Cottage Books
  • ISBN: 1310677832
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 31
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Table of Contents Introduction Chapter 1 Great Horses Chapter 2 Amazing Animals Chapter 3 Horse Fun Facts! Conclusion Nature's Amazing Wonders Author Bio Introduction Feeling down? Saddle up. ~Author Unknown *** Colonial Spanish: The Colonial Spanish horse is a very special horse. Do you know why? Because it’s more than one horse! What does “more than one horse” mean? The term “Colonial Spanish” is a group of horses with different names. Names like: *Spanish mustang *Crillo horse *Chilean horse *Peruvian Paso *Abaco Barb *Iberian Sulphur horse *Sulphur mustang These horses came from Spain to the Americas and their ancestor is the Iberian horse. The Iberian Horse Iberian horses are native to the Iberian Peninsula. This means they come from this area. What is a Peninsula? The dictionary describes a Peninsula as: ‘A piece of land almost surrounded by water or “coming” out of a body of water.’ The Iberian Peninsula is on the southwest part of the European continent. If you would like to see it on a map, ask your parent or a guardian to help you search. Colonial Spanish Horse These beautiful horses have an old history. Before they were known as Colonial Spanish horses, they were called “Jennet or Spanish Barb.” There are just a few unique Colonial Spanish horses left, so this breed is in danger of extinction. How big are they? The size can be large or small. Some are between 13 – 14.2 hands and some stand at 15 hands or more. Where do Colonial Spanish horses come from? These beautiful horses came to the New World (Americas) with the Spanish explorers many years ago. Then they started to grow and multiply and soon they spread all over the country. The website Livestockconservancy.org notes: “Spanish horses were the most common type of horse throughout the Southeast and all of the regions west of the Mississippi.” That means at one time, these horses were the most common type of horse you could find!