The Perfect Horse

📒The Perfect Horse ✍ William Henry Harrison Murray

✏Book Title : The Perfect Horse
✏Author : William Henry Harrison Murray
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1876
✏Pages : 474
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105046999152
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒The Perfect Horse ✍ Elizabeth Letts

✏Book Title : The Perfect Horse
✏Author : Elizabeth Letts
✏Publisher : Ballantine Books
✏Release Date : 2016-08-23
✏Pages : 400
✏ISBN : 9780345544810
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Perfect Horse Book Summary : NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of The Eighty-Dollar Champion, the remarkable story of the heroic rescue of priceless horses in the closing days of World War II In the chaotic last days of the war, a small troop of battle-weary American soldiers captures a German spy and makes an astonishing find—his briefcase is empty but for photos of beautiful white horses that have been stolen and kept on a secret farm behind enemy lines. Hitler has stockpiled the world’s finest purebreds in order to breed the perfect military machine—an equine master race. But with the starving Russian army closing in, the animals are in imminent danger of being slaughtered for food. With only hours to spare, one of the U.S. Army’s last great cavalrymen, Colonel Hank Reed, makes a bold decision—with General George Patton’s blessing—to mount a covert rescue operation. Racing against time, Reed’s small but determined force of soldiers, aided by several turncoat Germans, steals across enemy lines in a last-ditch effort to save the horses. Pulling together this multistranded story, Elizabeth Letts introduces us to an unforgettable cast of characters: Alois Podhajsky, director of the famed Spanish Riding School of Vienna, a former Olympic medalist who is forced to flee the bomb-ravaged Austrian capital with his entire stable in tow; Gustav Rau, Hitler’s imperious chief of horse breeding, a proponent of eugenics who dreams of genetically engineering the perfect warhorse for Germany; and Tom Stewart, a senator’s son who makes a daring moonlight ride on a white stallion to secure the farm’s surrender. A compelling account for animal lovers and World War II buffs alike, The Perfect Horse tells for the first time the full story of these events. Elizabeth Letts’s exhilarating tale of behind-enemy-lines adventure, courage, and sacrifice brings to life one of the most inspiring chapters in the annals of human valor. Praise for The Perfect Horse “Winningly readable . . . Letts captures both the personalities and the stakes of this daring mission with such a sharp ear for drama that the whole second half of the book reads like a WWII thriller dreamed up by Alan Furst or Len Deighton. . . . The right director could make a Hollywood classic out of this fairy tale.”—The Christian Science Monitor “Letts, a lifelong equestrienne, eloquently brings together the many facets of this unlikely, poignant story underscoring the love and respect of man for horses.”—Kirkus Reviews

✏Book Title : Double Diamond Dude Ranch 4 The Perfect Horse
✏Author : Louise Ladd
✏Publisher : Torkids
✏Release Date : 2014-04-22
✏Pages : 96
✏ISBN : 9781466868496
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Double Diamond Dude Ranch 4 The Perfect Horse Book Summary : A dream-come-true horse . . . or a nightmare The Perfect Horse by Louise Ladd All summer Chris has been teaching her friend Serena how to ride. It wasn't easy at first, since Serena was afraid of horses. But she caught on quickly and now she loves to ride. Even better, Serena thinks it's time to buy her own horse. She's so excited! She even knows exactly what she wants her horse to look like. So it's a dream come true when Serena sees her "perfect" horse at an auction and decides she has to have him . . . no matter what. But as Serena and Chris are about to discover, he may not be the perfect horse after all. Don't miss other exciting Chris adventures at the Double Diamond Dude Ranch! At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

✏Book Title : The Perfect Horse Man The last edition much enlarged Published by Lancelot Thetford
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1680
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : BL:A0020345564
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Perfect Horse Man The last edition much enlarged Published by Lancelot Thetford Book Summary :

✏Book Title : The Absolutely Perfect Horse
✏Author : Ardath Mayhar
✏Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
✏Release Date : 2009-03-01
✏Pages : 156
✏ISBN : 9781434403193
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Absolutely Perfect Horse Book Summary : The formerly noble, now downtrodden horse known as Dogmeat helps Annie and her family reassess their values.

📒A Good Horse Has No Color ✍ Nancy Marie Brown

✏Book Title : A Good Horse Has No Color
✏Author : Nancy Marie Brown
✏Publisher : Stackpole Books
✏Release Date : 2001
✏Pages : 243
✏ISBN : 0811707040
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Good Horse Has No Color Book Summary : After several visits to study Icelandic sagas, Nancy Brown returns to Iceland to search for the perfect Icelandic horse, one she can bring back to her Pennsylvania farm and make her own. To do so, she must become part of the country's tightly knit horse-breeding community, which can be wary of outsiders and extremely protective of the world-famous breed. In this clear-eyed, evocative account set against Iceland's austere and majestic landscape, she describes what makes Icelandic horses and their owners so distinctive. She also discovers her limitations as a horsewoman and learns much about what she is looking for-in a horse and in her life.

📒The Perfect Horse ✍ Jane Ayres

✏Book Title : The Perfect Horse
✏Author : Jane Ayres
✏Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
✏Release Date : 2015-01-07
✏Pages : 130
✏ISBN : 1505774594
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Perfect Horse Book Summary : A dramatic, emotional adventure for horse lovers - with a twist! When teenage Krista encounters the magnificent grey stallion, Seahawk, while spending summer by the coast, she thinks she's found the perfect horse. Seahawk is exceptional - so special, in fact, that some folk will do anything to get their hands on him... But where does Seahawk come from? And why is his past - and future - so shrouded in mystery? Reclusive artist, Mel, who lives on the isolated Mount, has some of the answers - but can she be trusted? Does Krista's cousin, Shannon, know more than she lets on? The truth is more incredible, shocking - and sinister - than Krista could ever imagine. A fast-paced horse story with an unexpected kick.

✏Book Title : The Gentleman s Compleat Jockey
✏Author : Adolphus Speed
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1697
✏Pages : 164
✏ISBN : OCLC:606893771
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Gentleman s Compleat Jockey Book Summary :

✏Book Title : The Do s and Oops of Horses
✏Author : Vicky Beelik
✏Publisher : Independently Published
✏Release Date : 2018-05
✏Pages : 110
✏ISBN : 1095373897
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Do s and Oops of Horses Book Summary : DO NOT BUY A HORSE UNTIL YOU'VE READ THIS BOOK! Are you shopping for the perfect horse? It doesn't matter if you are new to horses or have years of experience, you'll find that this hysterical book will be the guide to horse shopping success! The "Do's" and "Oops" discusses the importance of horses names, what horse sale advertisements really mean, what to look out for when you go out to look at a horse and the equipment that will be used when you bring your new horse home. There are some great tips that will help to ensure you find the perfect horse. Of course, this is if you can find them while you are laughing hysterically. A great gift, table book, and horse shopping guide; this horse buyers book will not let you down.

📒The Ideal Horse ✍ Burt Phillips

✏Book Title : The Ideal Horse
✏Author : Burt Phillips
✏Publisher : iUniverse
✏Release Date : 2000-12
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9780595153855
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Ideal Horse Book Summary : Any horseman would agree with Burt Phillips that the ideal horse is obedient, responsive, well balanced, and pleasant to ride. In The Ideal Horse, he describes a step-by-step training program directed at producing such a mount. Basing his methods on an intimate knowledge of equine anatomy and psychology, Mr. Phillips explains that "we are always training a horse, for better or worse, when we are working with him," since horses learn by direct association of ideas. From the initial work in hand through lungeing, driving, and the various stages of mounted training, precise photographs and in-depth drawings enhance the text, making this book a valuable guide to riders and trainers alike. Years of practical experience and personal observations balance uniquely with a deep appreciation of the classical principles of riding and of the world's great teachers. Readers may compare the terminology to that of Waldemar Seunig, as exemplified by such phrases as "unconstrained" to denote a lack of mental and physical tenseness; "gallop departs" in place of "canter" to avoid the careless use of the term "canter" (the "collected gallop") for the "natural gallop." But linguistic differences will not detract from the common-sense approach and explanations of the rider's responsibilites. The basic exercises progress into lateral movements, two-tracking and other advanced work, with the flexibility of the theory making it both practical and correct. Mr. Phillips also is careful to emphasize that the basic nature of the horse must be considered in his training. In all, this is a complete picture guide that will help make your horse-whether it be a competitive dressage, a western reining, a show jumper, or a pleasure horse-the ideal horse for you.