The Horse of the Americas [rev. ed.]
Denhardt, Robert M.

Denhardt, Robert M. The Horse of the Americas. University of Oklahoma Press 1975. Revised and enlarged ed. (1st pub. 1947). 343p, some line ills. + many photos. Fwd. by J. Frank Dobie. Very good hardcover in good d.j. (soiled, edges rubbed). ** Classic history of the "arrival, spread, and development of the horse in the New World." Treats many "breeds, types, strains, and colors of both continents"; also appendixes on "the evolution of the western saddle, brands, the rodeo, epic horseback rides," color terminology, and more. Long annotated bibliography. (Wells 1897 cites 1st ed.). (Item ID: 10633)


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