New PDF release: A Good Horse Has No Color: Searching Iceland for the Perfect

By Nancy Marie Brown

After a number of visits to check the medieval Icelandic sagas, Nancy Marie Brown returns to Iceland to look for definitely the right horse, one she will be able to convey again to her Pennsylvania farm and make her personal. She arrives shaken by way of tragedy, doubtful of the language, missing self assurance in her driving abilities, yet made up our minds to make her seek successful. She reveals proposal within the country’s austere and majestic panorama, that is alive with the ghosts of an adventure-filled previous. within the glacier-carved hinterland, she rides various Icelandic horses—some lively, willful, even heroic; others docile, trusting, or tame. She additionally meets an collection of horse proprietors, who may be as self reliant and obdurate because the animals they breed. bit by bit, traveling mythical horse farms, staring at skillful riders, taking sea-splashed treks with opinionated specialists, she opens herself as much as the unusual and beautiful international she’s entered. She discovers what makes Icelandic horses unique—why they're celebrated in excellent sagas and guarded via nationwide legislation. She additionally learns a lot approximately herself as a horsewoman and, extra importantly, discovers what she is actually searching for, in a horse and in her existence. Evocative, clear-headed, and richly defined, this e-book is for a person who has at a while of their lifestyles hunted for anything perfect.

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