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Author Donaghy, Thomas.
Title Horse breeds and breeding in the Greco-Persian world : 1st and 2nd millennium BC / by Thomas Donaghy.
Imprint Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014.

Author Donaghy, Thomas.
Subject Horses -- Breeding -- Greece -- History -- To 1500.
Horses -- Breeding -- Iran -- History -- To 1500.
Description 1 online resource (239 pages)
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Note Print version record.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Although there are many publications which discuss the history of the ancient horse, few focus their attention on the origin and development of the various breeds. Most publications examine the horse's contribution to human history through its role as transport facilitator and military machine, and concentrate mainly on subjects such as the origin and development of chariot and cavalry equipment and changes in military tactics over time. This book examines what happened when humans took the ...
Note English.
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; PART I; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CHAPTER SIX; CHAPTER SEVEN; CHAPTER EIGHT; CHAPTER NINE; PART II; CHAPTER TEN; CHAPTER ELEVEN; CHAPTER TWELVE; CHAPTER THIRTEEN; CHAPTER FOURTEEN; CHAPTER FIFTEEN; PART III; CHAPTER SIXTEEN; CHAPTER SEVENTEEN; CHAPTER EIGHTEEN; CHAPTER NINETEEN; CHAPTER TWENTY; CHAPTER TWENTY-ONE; CONCLUSION; ABBREVIATIONS; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
ISBN 9781443863087 (electronic bk.)
1443863084 (electronic bk.)
1306923352 (ebk)
9781306923354 (ebk)
1443853631
9781443853637
9781443853637
OCLC # 882778559
Additional Format Print version: Donaghy, Thomas. Horse Breeds and Breeding in the Greco-Persian World : 1st and 2nd Millennium BC. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, ©2014 9781443853637.


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