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By Charles de Kunffy,Richard F. Williams

Charles de Kunffy retells the dramatic occasions of his privileged and turbulent younger lifestyles. a eu nobleman within the stormy years of worldwide warfare II and the Hungarian Revolution perseveres to develop into a well-liked equestrian. throughout the Soviet career, de Kunffy reveals a life-saving island of tranquility within the historic paintings of classical horsemanship.

Fascinating tales of his nice mentors, ‘professor’ horses and noteworthy characters are vividly defined in an doubtful ancient interval. The huge photo assortment incorporated right here remarkably survived struggle and revolution and bears witness to the impeccable equitation demanded of leaping riders schooled within the Caprilli system.

The author’s account of existence below brutal tyranny, and the successful survival of a civilized brain, are a testomony to a decided and delicate spirit. Tragic from time to time, humorous at others, this true-life story of go back and forth via a rugged social panorama is graced with equestrian salvation.

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