[Read] ➫ White Horses Over France Author Robin Hanbury-Tenison – Techotechies.us

White Horses Over FranceWhite Horses Over Francetells The Story Of A Magical Journey And How, In Fulfillment Of A Personal Dream, The First Camargue Horses Set Foot On British Soil In The Late Summer Of 1984 It Is Also A Vigorous Celebration Of Life On Horseback, And In Particular A Tribute To Two Enchanting And Affectionate Characters Who Bred For Their Stamina, Intelligence And Skill At Working With Bulls, Proved To Be Scared Stiff Of Cows And Even Sheep In A Life Filled With Exotic Explorations And Adventures, Robin Hanbury Tenison Had Always Nursed One Particular Ambition To Bring Home To His Farm In Cornwall Working Horses From The Famous Wetlands Of Southern France He And His Wife Louella Chose Two Horses And Named Them Respectively Thibert And Tiki After The Village Where The Finest Camargue Saddles Are Made And The Paddle Steamer On The Petit Rhone Their 1,000 Mile Route Encompassed Ancient Fortified Towns In Languedoc, Rocky Plains Skirting The Massif Central, The Beautiful Gorge Of The Aveyron, Prehistoric Caves, The Dordogne, The Loire And The Waterways Of Brittany Camping And Sampling The Delights Of Country Inns, Robin And Louella Encountered A Rich Array Of Landowners, Peasant Farmers, Blacksmiths, Fishermen And Caf

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  • Hardcover
  • White Horses Over France
  • Robin Hanbury-Tenison
  • English
  • 27 August 2018
  • 9780246125293

14 thoughts on “White Horses Over France


  1. says:

    I don t know I had high expectations, because I had come across the name Hanbury Tenison quite a lot recently And since I have traveled in France extensively, including on horseback, this seemed like the perfect introduction to his work.But the book failed to capture me soemhow I m not exactly sure why I was going to say that it is too technical, but it isn t Actually, he could have gone into a bit detail about how exactly they mastered the every day challenges of traveling on horseback I was going to say that i was too emotionless, but that, too, is not true He may not be overenthusiastic and we wouldn t want him to be , but he certainlydoesn t hide how much he enjoys the experience of riding from the Camargue to England with his horses and his wife.Then why was I unable to relate At the risk of losing all my British readers do I even have British reafers , I am going to say that I think it is due to the fact that Hanbury Tenison doesn t care for France Or if he does, he certainly hides it well Sure, he likes the landscape and he likes SOME French people, but in general, I seems to be rather wary of all things French Since I m in general rather enamoured with the French even if there is no good reason to be, this makes us complete opposites Which...


  2. says:

    This is a lovely tale of husband and wife deciding to ride two Camargue ponies across France and back to Cornwall, England The book covers how they first came up with the idea and choosing their ponies, through building up their first relationships, getting lost in rural France, and fially crossing b...


  3. says:

    Another one of my read years ago books A travel saga from the Camargue to Cornwall, as Robin and his wife Louella bring two Camargue horses Thibert and Tiki all the way from the the south of France to England A kind of Mr and Mrs Smith go rough.

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