For those to whom Riding Forward and More About Riding Forward are standard their field, this comprehensive book, approaching the three levels of horsemanship will be welcome news. For beginners and what he calls ""week-end riders"", certain achievements can be expected. For those who hunt and show, a higher level should be attained. For experts and those who school horses, detailed progress is indicated, lesson by lesson. All of the text is directed to aid teaching in each level, as well as to aid self-improvement. The philosophy of riding and the importance of understanding the horse are factors throughout the text.