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By Steve Price

There is not any creature that relatively embodies the wonder and grandeur of the yankee West as does the wild horse. For hundreds of thousands of years, the pony has roamed the plains and valleys of the yank continent, freed from the encumbrances of guy or the saddle. In America’s Wild Horses, award-winning photographer and lifetime horse lover Steven cost celebrates the undying beauty of the yankee mustang.

Meticulously researched, cost bargains a cultural historical past of the yank wild horse that's exceptional in its beautiful aspect and poignant prose. starting with chapters on prehistoric equines, rate sweeps via the entire most vital historic epochs within the historical past of the yank mustang. specified 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 impression 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, particularly emphasizing the felony and medical measures which are being taken by means of horse-lovers around the kingdom to make sure that later generations can also be capable of witness the majesty of the wild horse.

Featuring dozens of attractive images by means of the writer, and interspersed with firsthand interviews with probably the most popular horse specialists this present day, America’s Wild Horses is a required learn for all equine lovers.

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