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Saddles of the West
Language: en
Pages: 167
Authors: David R. Stoecklein, Shirl Woodson, Carrie Lightner
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10-01 - Publisher: Stoecklein Pub

In another volume in his Cowboy Gear series, David Stoecklein''s photographs trace the historic beginnings of the Western saddle and the handiwork of some of the most famous early saddle makers. These saddles range from the simplest of designs to the most ornate and hand-tooled leather creations. Modern day saddle
King of the Western Saddle
Language: en
Pages: 72
Authors: Tim Evans
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

The saddle has become an American icon. Wranglers rely on saddles every day, but discerning outsiders favor them for image enhancement and self-expression. Thus saddles turn up in paintings, films, even advertisements for cigarettes and automobiles. In the marketplace of western memorabilia they have great value. Saddles--sometimes intricately and exquisitely
Art of the Western Saddle
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Bill Reynolds
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Winner of the American Horse Publication's Best Equine Book Award of the Year (2004) Finalist for the 2005 Ben Franklin Award Spanning time and technique, THE ART OF THE WESTERN SADDLE is a celebration and visual feast of the graceful artistry of the western saddler and his craft. Filled with
Out of the West
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Louis Taylor
Categories: Horsemanship
Type: BOOK - Published: 1965 - Publisher:

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The Horse in West African History
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Robin Law
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Originally published in 1980 and here re-issued with an updated preface, this book deals with the role of the horse in the societies of West Africa during the pre-colonial period. It traces the history of its introduction and its diffusion within West Africa, and examines the problems of maintaining horses