Yoga on Horseback A Guide to Mounted Yoga Exercises for Riders by Nicole C. Cuomo

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Published by Alpine Publications .

Written in English

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  • Health & Fitness,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Yoga,
  • Health, Mind & Body / Personal Health,
  • Horses - General,
  • Hatha yoga,
  • Horsemanship

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8752173M
ISBN 101577790804
ISBN 109781577790808

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