[On the origin of the horseshoe. A preliminary report (author's transl)].

  • F Elvinge
  • Published 1975 in Nordisk veterinaermedicin


The question of the origin of the horse-shoe is reconsidered and China is pointed out as the site of origin. The theory is put forward that the Mongolian people living north of China and having constant fights with the Chinese have learnt the horseshoes with nails from the Chinese and that the Huns on their travel westwards have brought this type of… (More)


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