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Discovery! The Search for Arabian Oil, by Wallace Stegner

The Arab Horse
by Peter Upton

336 pages with Glossary, Appendices, Bibliography, Index of Horses' Names and General Index
12" by 9", weight five pounds.
ISBN: 0-9549701-8-7
Barzan Publishing Ltd., U.K., 2006
Price: US$84.95

Peter Upton's The Arab Horse

This deluxe, limited edition is now available in America exclusively from Selwa Press. (Not available from Amazon)

Peter Upton's 1989 masterpiece about the desert-raised Arabian horses first imported to Great Britain in the early 19th century to establish the modern day Arab horse.

Now revised with 86 bloodlines, 60 full-page color portraits and over 160 black-and-white photographs, this lavish work will delight any serious Arabian horse lover.


"All in all, a feast for the eye, for the imagination and for the intellect. And if you are interested in breeding Arabian horses there is sustenance aplenty here for you."

–The Australian Arabian Horse News

"One of the book's most interesting presentations arranges the imported horses according to their strains and tribes of origin."

–CMK Record (USA)

"This book lists more than 400 desert-bred Arabian horses imported to Britain and a complete record of all those that have founded a line still existing today."

–Araber Journal - Arabian Horse Europe

"A must have for any discerning Arabian horse lover."

–The Arabian Magazine