Equine Science, third edition was designed to make learning easy. Key words listed in the beginning of each chapter are all defined in the glossary, and some are defined within the chapter in which they appear. Throughout the book tables, charts, graphs and illustrations provide easy access to information without wading through excess detail, enabling readers to quickly grasp the content. Sidebars throughout encourage retention and activities at the end of each chapter provide opportunities for learning by applying the knowledge gained from the book. A list of resources, including URLs for Internet sites and Review Questions can be found at the end of each chapter. The Appendix contains helpful tables with information for converting units of measure, and for making contact with the industry and organizations, as well as web addresses for equine industries and other useful Internet sites.Parker, Rick is the author of 'Equine Science ', published 2007 under ISBN 9781418032548 and ISBN 1418032549.