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Published by United States Eventing Association in Leesburg, Va .
Written in English


  • Courses (Horse sports) -- Design and construction.,
  • Show jumping.,
  • Eventing (Horsemanship)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 30).

Statementby Sally Ike ; illustrations by Fran Loftus.
LC ClassificationsSF295.57 .I39 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3382766M
LC Control Number2004557138

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