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The complete guide to polo

Author: Lauren Dibble; David Woodd
Publisher: London : J.A. Allen, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"The Complete Guide to Polo is the perfect resource for anyone interested in finding out more about this exciting game, especially those new to the sport. It discusses the history and evolution of the sport that we know today and its migration from India to Asia to Europe, and finally the Americas. It describes in detail the equipment used by both horse and rider, and offers advice on choosing one kind of equipment  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lauren Dibble; David Woodd
ISBN: 9781908809346 1908809345
OCLC Number: 910978165
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 144 pages colour illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Lauren Thorpe ; foreword by David Woodd.
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The Complete Guide to Polo covers the horsemanship skills needed to excel in the game, looks at basic polo strategy, explains the finer aspects of the rules of the sport, and compares the differences  Read more...

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