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Adapting War Horse
Language: en
Pages: 113
Authors: Toby Malone, Christopher J. Jackman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-09 - Publisher: Springer

This book analyses the success and adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s novel War Horse to stage, radio, live events, and feature film, in different cultures, on tours, and in translation. In under a decade, War Horse has gone from obscure children’s novel to arguably one of the world’s most recognisable theatrical
The American Paint Horse
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Glynn W. Haynes
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-08-01 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

This book is the first comprehensive history of an admirable American breed of horse that has at last come into its own. It is a ready reference for the breeder and a broadly based account for the historian of the equine species. The author searches out the past, describing the
Yankee Warhorse
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Mary Bobbitt Townsend
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-24 - Publisher: University of Missouri Press

A German-born Union officer in the American Civil War, Maj. Gen. Peter Osterhaus served from the first clash in the western theater until the final surrender of the war. Osterhaus made a name for himself within the army as an energetic and resourceful commander who led his men from the
The Horse Encyclopedia
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Elwyn Hartley Edwards
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-01 - Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

A stunning celebration of the equine world, The Horse Encyclopedia is a fully illustrated look at all the major horse and pony breeds and types, from the ponies of Dartmoor to the American mustang. Packed with gorgeous photographs of horse breeds from around the world, The Horse Encyclopedia is the
Cheyennes and Horse Soldiers
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: William Y. Chalfant
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-10-01 - Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press

In July 1857, the first major battle between the U.S. Army and the Cheyenne Indians took place in present-day northwest Kansas. The Cheyennes had formed a grand line of battle such as was never again seen in Plains Indians wars. But they had not seen sabres before, and when the