Horses of long ago
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Horses of long ago by Dahlov Zorach Ipcar

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


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Briefly traces the evolution of the horse, and describes how it was tamed by man for hunting, warring, traveling, racing, and working.

Edition Notes

Statementby Dahlov Ipcar.
LC ClassificationsPZ10.I6 Ho
The Physical Object
Pagination59 p.
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5916849M
LC Control Number64019786

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