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The horse boy : a father's quest to heal his son

Author: Rupert Isaacson
Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Co., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When his son Rowan was diagnosed with autism, Rupert Isaacson was devastated, afraid he might never be able to communicate with his child. But when Isaacson, a lifelong horseman, rode their neighbor's horse with Rowan, Rowan improved immeasurably. He was struck with a idea: why not take Rowan to Mongolia, the one place in the world where horses and shamanic healing intersected?
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Case studies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Isaacson, Rupert.
Horse boy.
(DLC) 2008035538
(OCoLC)244177192
Named Person: Rowan Isaacson; Rupert Isaacson; Rowan Isaacson; Rupert Isaacson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rupert Isaacson
ISBN: 9780316053259 0316053252 9780316149020 0316149020
OCLC Number: 419489197
Description: 1 online resource (x, 357 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : color illustrations, map
Contents: Prologue --
The seven-year child --
Into the inferno --
The horse boy --
A time for dreams --
The adventure begins --
Lords of the mountains, lords of the rivers --
Mongolian brother --
West with the rain --
Fits and starts --
A father's mistake --
Rowan 1, fear 0 --
The van boy --
Repairing the wind horse --
The heaven horse lake --
Guinea pigs of Moron --
Into Siberia --
The white ibex --
Farther up and farther in --
The ghoste at the top of the mountain --
A hawk in the house --
Interview with a shaman --
Miracle at the river --
Four minutes and fifty-two seconds --
Epilogue.
Other Titles: Father's quest to heal his son
Responsibility: Rupert Isaacson.
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When his son Rowan was diagnosed with autism, Rupert Isaacson was devastated, afraid he might never be able to communicate with his child. But when Isaacson, a lifelong horseman, rode their neighbor's horse with Rowan, Rowan improved immeasurably. He was struck with a idea: why not take Rowan to Mongolia, the one place in the world where horses and shamanic healing intersected?

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