The Seven Deadly Sins of Dressage

How to Overcome Human Nature and Become a More Just, Generous Riding Partner for Your Horse

Author: Douglas Puterbaugh

Publisher: Trafalgar Square Books

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Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 168

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"Like the classic deadly sins, the seven deadly sins of dressage presented in this innovative guide-ignorance, timidity, pride, fear, gluttony, impatience, and sloth-wreak havoc on both rider and equine development and training. Calling attention to common mistakes and offering new strategies for avoiding age-old pitfalls, this manual addresses the philosophical issues of incorrect dressage training by examining each vice in depth. Using a touch of humor and sound advice, this guide comes complete with practical exercises, enlightening photographs, and useful information for becoming a better rider and person"--

Intimate Companions

A Triography of George Platt Lynes, Paul Cadmus, Lincoln Kirstein, and Their Circle

Author: David Leddick

Publisher: Macmillan

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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 336

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Photographer George Platt Lynes, painter Paul Cadmus, and critic Lincoln Kirstein played a major role in creating the institutions of the American art world from the late 1920s to the early 1950s. The three created a remarkable world of gay aesthetics and desire in art with the help of their overlapping circle of friends, lovers, and collaborators. Through hours of conversation with surviving members with their circle and unprecedented access to papers, journals, and previously unreleased photos, David Leddick has resurrected the influences of this now-vanished art world along with the lives and loves of all three artists in this groundbreaking biography.

Crime Fiction and Film in the Southwest

Bad Boys and Bad Girls in the Badlands

Author: Steve Glassman

Publisher: Popular Press

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Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 303

View: 787

When Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee, Tony Hillerman's oddly matched tribal police officers, patrol the mesas and canyons of their Navajo reservation, they join a rich traditon of Southwestern detectives. In Crime Fiction and Film in the Southwest, a group of literary critics tracks the mystery and crime novel from the Painted Desert to Death Valley and Salt Lake City. In addition, the book includes the first comprehensive bibliography of mysteries set in the Southwest and a chapter on Southwest film noir from Humphrey Bogart's tough hood in The Petrified Forest to Russell Crowe's hard-nosed cop in L.A. Confidential.

The compleat horse

Author: Johannes Erich Flade

Publisher: Prentice Hall

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Category: Pets

Page: 222

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Sleuths in Skirts

Analysis and Bibliography of Serialized Female Sleuths

Author: Frances A. DellaCava

Publisher: Psychology Press

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Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 315

View: 895

This volume is a comprehensive collection of critical essays on The Taming of the Shrew, and includes extensive discussions of the play's various printed versions and its theatrical productions. Aspinall has included only those essays that offer the most influential and controversial arguments surrounding the play. The issues discussed include gender, authority, female autonomy and unruliness, courtship and marriage, language and speech, and performance and theatricality.

Library Journal

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Category: Libraries

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View: 436

Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny

Publisher:

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Category: American literature

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