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Books I Like

Elizabeth Graves

One of my passions is to read and through the years have collected a rather large mass of books.
Below I have listed just a few that I feel   I have gained from and that others may enjoy as well. Some are horse related and a few of just good food for thought and insparational reading.

Take some time, relax and enjoy the journey a good book can provide.


Horsemanship and Horsemastership, The Cavalry School, Fort Riley KS

The Echo Of HoofBeats , by Bob Womack, 1st, 2nd & 3rd editions

The Complete Training of Horse and Rider, by Alois Podhajsky

Conquerors, by Dr. Deb Bennett

Easy Gaited Horses, by Lee Ziegler, published by Storey Publishing

True Unity, by Tom Dorrance, published by Give-It-A-Go Enterprises

The Horse Conformation Handbook, by Heather Smith Thomas, published by Storey Publishing

True Horsemanship Through Feel, by Bill Dorrance & Leslie Desmond, published by the Lyons Press

Horsewatching, by Desmond Morris, published by Crown Publishers

Seats and Saddles, by Major Dwyer, published by United States Book Company

Connected Riding, by Peggy Cummings, published by PRIMEDIA Group

Equine Locomotion, by Willem Back & Hilary Clayton, published by W.B Saunders
Lesson in Lightness, by Mark Russell, published by The Lyons Press

The Handbook of Riding Essentials, by Francois Lemaire de Ruffieu, Published by Harper & Row

A Field Guide to Horses Teeth, by Todd R. Williams

The Fabulous Floating Horses, by Barbara Weatherwax, published by Markwin Press

Horse Conformation, by Ben K Green, published by Northland Press

The Lame Horse, by James R. Rooney, published by Breakthrough Publishing

Horses, by J. Warren Evans, published by W.H. Freeman and Company

The Cavalry of World War II, by Janusz Piekalkiewicz, published by Stein and Day

Biography Of the Tennessee Walking Horse, by Ben A. Green, published by Parthenon Press

There Are No Problem Horses Only Problem Riders, by Mary Twelveponies, published by Houghton Mifflin Company

The Dynamic Horse, By Hilary Clayton

Rocky Mountain Horses, By Bonnie Hodge

ABC Of The Horse, By Pauli Gronberg, Publisher: Otava Book Printing, Finland Anatomy, Biomechanics, Conditioning



Stillness Speaks, Eckhart Tolle, Published by Namaste Publishing

The Power Of Now, by Eckart Tolle, published by New World Library

Practicing The Power of Now, Eckhart Tolle, Published by Namaste Publishing
Jonathan Livingston Seagal, by Richard Bach, published by Avon Books
 (Note: I read this once every year)

Hope Rising, by Kim Meeder, published by Multnomah publishers

Among Wild Horses / A Portrait of the Pryor Mountain Mustangs, By Lynn Pomeranz, published by Storey Publishing

The Ultimate Gift, By Jim Stovall, Published by: River Oak

  The Richest Man In Babylon, By  George S. Clason, Published by: Signet

The books listed above are ones I have read and many several times over . These are books I  truly enjoyed and gained knowledge from. I only list books on this bases. This list is not intended for promotional purposes. Authors wishing to have thier books placed on this list must realize that I must first read and like what is said in the book before I will add it to this list.

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