A visual feast and a source of expert guidance, The Horse Encyclopedia is a complete reference for all horse lovers. The introduction tells the history of the horse, from its evolution and domestication to the role they have played in human civilization. Featuring more than 150 breeds with stunning color photography, the text provides accurate and up-to-date information about origin, development, size, and color. The final chapter offers practical advice on caring for and keeping horses. Fantasic coffee table book!