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Horse Breeding in the Medieval World

By: Charles Gladitz

Price: £90.00

Publisher: UK, Four Courts Press Ltd: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 03817

This is a book of quite remarkable range and depth. For over thirty years Charles Gladitz has explored every lead to documentary evidence of horse breeding from as far away as China, Mongolia and Turkistan and as near as 13th-century England and Scotland. Diet, the breeding environment are studied, as well as the core subject of breeding per se. With the main focus on the middle ages the author also concludes with ideas and practices related to the present day. The book ... View more info

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Old Horseshoes

By: Sparkes, Ivan G.

Price: £7.23

Publisher: UK, Shire Publishing: 1998

Edition: Reprint1998

Sellers ID: 02231

This was one of the first books to be written about horseshoes since 1869. Horseshoes show an amazing ingenuity of design, as the farrier worked to ease the path of the horse under his care and the veterinary surgeon devised different veterinary shoes for the various ailments in the hoof. View more info