The Resource Horse power : a history of the horse and the donkey in human societies, Juliet Clutton-Brock

Horse power : a history of the horse and the donkey in human societies, Juliet Clutton-Brock

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Horse power : a history of the horse and the donkey in human societies
Title
Horse power
Title remainder
a history of the horse and the donkey in human societies
Statement of responsibility
Juliet Clutton-Brock
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clutton-Brock, Juliet
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF283
LC item number
.C63 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horses
  • Donkeys
  • Mules
  • Equus
  • Animals and civilization
Label
Horse power : a history of the horse and the donkey in human societies, Juliet Clutton-Brock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [184]-188) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. Wild horses and asses -- Family equidae -- Wild horses and asses in historic times -- Pt. II. Equids that are without pride of ancestry or hope of posterity -- Hybrids and the breeding of mules -- Pt. III. History of the domestic horse, donkey and mule -- Earliest domestication of the horse and the ass -- First wheeled transport, horse-riding, the stirrup, and nose-slitting -- Equids in ancient Egypt and western Asia, and the enigma of the onager -- Horses of Scythia and the Orient -- Equids in the classical world -- Equids in the Middle Ages -- Conquest of the Americas -- Equids in agriculture, transport, exploration, and warfare -- History of horse-racing
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780674406469
Lccn
91020447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)23869698
Label
Horse power : a history of the horse and the donkey in human societies, Juliet Clutton-Brock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [184]-188) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. Wild horses and asses -- Family equidae -- Wild horses and asses in historic times -- Pt. II. Equids that are without pride of ancestry or hope of posterity -- Hybrids and the breeding of mules -- Pt. III. History of the domestic horse, donkey and mule -- Earliest domestication of the horse and the ass -- First wheeled transport, horse-riding, the stirrup, and nose-slitting -- Equids in ancient Egypt and western Asia, and the enigma of the onager -- Horses of Scythia and the Orient -- Equids in the classical world -- Equids in the Middle Ages -- Conquest of the Americas -- Equids in agriculture, transport, exploration, and warfare -- History of horse-racing
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
192 p.
Isbn
9780674406469
Lccn
91020447
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)23869698

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