ERIC Number: ED342184
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Horses: An Introduction to Horses: Racing, Ranching, and Riding for Blind and Physically Handicapped Individuals.
Cylke, Frank Kurt, Ed.
This annotated bibliography of materials focuses on horses, racing, ranching, and riding. Two articles are presented in full. They are: "Diary of a Blind Horseman: Confidence Springs from a Horse Named Sun" (Richard Vice and Steve Stone) and "Young Rider: Her Horses Show the Way" (Helen Mason). Each article tells the true story of a blind person's experience with horses. Material listings are then presented separately for adults and children. Material for adults falls under the following categories: nonfiction discs (7); and nonfiction cassettes (3). Material for children is under the following categories: nonfiction discs (3); nonfiction cassettes (6); fiction cassettes (1); braille nonfiction (5); and braille fiction (1). Also listed are: nonfiction cassettes available from the Kentucky, Nebraska, and Washington regional libraries; print materials including three books and six journal articles; and a list of five organizations. An index (by format) and an order form are provided. (DB)
Descriptors: Adults, Animal Husbandry, Athletics, Audiodisks, Audiotape Cassettes, Blindness, Braille, Children, Elementary Education, Fiction, Horseback Riding, Horses, Nonfiction, Outdoor Activities, Physical Disabilities, Recreational Activities, Visual Impairments
Horses, CMLS, P.O. Box 9150, Melbourne, FL 32902-9150 (free for blind or handicapped).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.