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The art of horsemanship

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Paginationxix, 254 p. :
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Unlike many of the other ancient Greek translations and authors, this one is very easy to read. The text itself is /5(74). The Art of Horsemanship Xenophon and Other Classical Writers is drawn from people whose very lives depended on the quality, soundness and training of their horses.

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Excerpt from The Art of Horsemanship Among technical treatises, that of Xeno phon on Horsemanship is almost unique in one particular.

Even after more than twenty three centuries it is still, in the main, a sound and excellent guide for so much of the field as it covers.5/5(2). Xenophon, also known as Xenophon of Athens and Xenophon of Thebes, was a soldier, mercenary, and a contemporary and admirer of Socrates.

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This book also includes excerpts by Aristotle, Columella, Diogenes Laertius, Herodotos, Juvenal, Livy, Pliny the Elder, Simon of Athens, Suetonius, Theomnestus, Virgil, (and two of Xenophon's other works mentioning horsemanship,) which are relevant to Xenophon's The Art of Horsemanship.

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Unlike many of the other ancient Greek translations and authors, this one is very easy to read. The text itself is /5(62). Xenophon’s The Art of Horsemanship is the earliest known work on the horse and how to ride it. Though Xenophon wrote his treatise twenty-three centuries ago, it still provides the modern-day equestrian enthusiast with much food for thought and is delightfully easy to read.

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Among the earliest known works on choosing, caring for, and riding horses, this book is still hailed, years after it was written — as one of the most complete, thoughtful, and accessible guides of its type. Civilization has changed radically in the centuries since it was written, but the equestrian arts have remained essentially the same.

Review: The Art of Horsemanship User Review - Cathleen Carstens - Goodreads. Serious horse people will want to read Xenophon. The basics of horse care and riding have stood the test of time, and advice given thousands of years ago still rings true today/5(3).

"The Art of Horsemanship" by Xenophon is the first ever book of its kind on selecting, training and riding horses.

Eloquently written by an articulate ancient Greek horseman, "The Art of Horsemanship" is a quick read but entertaining and enlightening. This English translation is very fluid and easy to understand/5(64).

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On Horsemanship is the English title usually given to Περὶ ἱππικῆς, peri hippikēs, one of the two treatises on horsemanship by the Athenian historian and soldier Xenophon. Other common titles for this work are De equis alendis and The Art of Horsemanship. The other work by Xenophon on horsemanship is Ἱππαρχικὸς, hipparchikos, usually known as Hipparchicus, or The cavalry.

The Art of Horsemanship (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Art of Horsemanship. Author. Xenophon & Morgan, Morris H. Publisher.

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Among the earliest known works on choosing, caring for, and riding horses, this book is still hailed, years after it was written — as one of the most complete, thoughtful, and accessible guides of its type. Civilization has changed radically in the centuries since it was written, but the equestrian arts have remained essentially the same.4/5().

I've yet to finish this book, as I put it down to read Tom Dorrance's, "True Unity" and Ray Hunt's "Think Harmony with Horses" (both written in cowboy, so git yur translator on). I will continue to read The Art of Horsemanship from cover to cover /5(59).

I've yet to finish this book, as I put it down to read Tom Dorrance's, "True Unity" and Ray Hunt's "Think Harmony with Horses" (both written in cowboy, so git yur translator on).

I will continue to read The Art of Horsemanship from cover to cover 5/5(7). The Art of Horsemanship (Classic Reprint) (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Art of Horsemanship (Classic Reprint) Author. Xenophon, Xenophon. Publisher. Forgotten Books.

Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History. Explore our list of Horsemanship Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Xenophon's The Art of Horsemanship is the earliest known work on the horse and how to ride it.

Though Xenophon wrote his treatise twenty-three centuries ago, it still provides the modern-day equestrian enthusiast with much food for thought and is delightfully easy to read/5(). Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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as one of the most complete, thoughtful, and accessible guides.Horsemanship evolved, of necessity, as the art of riding with maximum discernment and a minimum of interference with the horse. Until the 20th century riding was a monopoly of the cavalry, of cowboys and others whose work required .