The white stallions of Vienna by Alois Podhajsky

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Published by Sportsman"s Press in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Spanische Reitschule (Vienna, Austria) -- Pictorial works.,
  • Lipizzaner horse -- Pictorial works.

Edition Notes

Translation of Triumph der Lippizaner.

Book details

StatementAlois Podhajsky ; translated by Frances Hogarth-Gaute and Eva Podhajsky.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF310.A953 V53713 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p. :
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2266583M
ISBN 100948253037
LC Control Number89151813

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In Vienna, the lovely white stallions receive their unique training at the Spanish Court Riding School. The Lipizzaners put on quite a show which keeps the viewers enchanted. They are the tops in equestrian history, more so than the thoroughbreds of Kentucky -- known for the horseracing and blue-grass state in the United States/5(8).

The White Stallions of Vienna book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Alois Podhajsky was the director of the Spanish Riding Schoo /5. This is the story of Hans, a young Austrian boy that wishes more than anything to work with the "Dancing White Horses," the Lipizzaner stallions of Vienna.

In the story he is accepted to the Spanish Riding School, the finest riding school in the world, and then the work begins/5(58). Now if I were to approach Marguerite Henry's novel White Stallion of Lipizza as ONLY AND SIMPLY from the point of consideration of factuality and featured realism (of how historically accurate Henry's physical descriptions of late 19th to mid 20th century Vienna and Austria generally are), I would absolutely be ranking White Stallion of Lipizza quite highly indeed (as /5.

Miracle of the White Stallions is a film released by Walt Disney starring Robert Taylor (playing Alois Podhajsky), Lilli Palmer, and Eddie is the story of the evacuation of the Lipizzaner horses from the Spanish Riding School in Vienna during World War parts of the movie were shot at the Hermesvilla palace in the Lainzer Tiergarten of Vienna, a former Music by: Paul J.

Smith. ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: Translation of: Triumph der Lipizanner. Notes: Translation of Triumph der Lippizaner. Directed by Arthur Hiller. With Robert Taylor, Lilli Palmer, Curd Jürgens, Eddie Albert. In the fate of Vienna's famous Lipizzaner stallions hangs into an general Patton could save them but first he asks to see them perform/10().

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As a rider, I’ve always wanted to see the legendary Lipizzaner stallions in Vienna. Little did I know that when I visited, I would not only get to see a Lipizzaner horse show in Vienna, but also meet one of its famous stars.

The Lipizzaners are known as “the dancing white horses of Vienna.” They train and perform at Vienna’s Spanish. The Ballet of the White Stallions - Lipizzaner.

The performances of the famous snowy white Lipizzaner stallions, the so called Hofburg Horses and their riders in the baroque Winter Riding School in the Vienna Hofburg Palace, built by Josef Emanuel Fischer von Erlach in the years to are some of the most moving and beautiful impressions for horse lovers and.

Hans, born and reared in Vienna, accepted as his birthright the austere grandeur of the Imperial Palace; and he accepted the fame and beauty of the white stallions though he did not know the story of how they came to be in Vienna. When he first began watching them, he was satisfied with looking.

It was an interesting event in his workaday Edition: Reissue. The horse of royalty, the world famous Lipizzaner Stallions have been delighting audiences around the world for decades.

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The horses themselves are found outside of Piber and Vienna, too, though there are only a few thousand worldwide. There’s a Lipizzan association in North America, for example. The striking white Lipizzaner stallions of the famed Spanish Riding School in Vienna have been thrilling audiences for centuries.

During the winter public performance season, the horses execute. The magnificent Lipizzan stallions of Vienna come to life as never before in this exciting story from Newbery Award&#;winning author Marguerite Henry, back in print by popular demand.A young boy named Hans dreams of one day working with the famed stallions of Lipizza.

But coming 5/5(4). The film Florian stars two Lipizzan stallions. It was based on a novel written by Felix Salten. The wife of the film's producer owned the only Lipizzans in the US at the time the movie was made.

The rescue during World War II of the Lipizzan stallions is depicted in the Walt Disney movie Miracle of the White Stallions. The movie Country of origin: Developed by the House of. Find The White Stallions Of Vienna by Podhajsky, Alois at Biblio.

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Alois Podhajsky, a character in the book, was a real person who saved the Lipizzaners through and after World War II. _Miracle of the White Stallions. go to the horses with a Private guide | See the most beautiful horses train (only on Tuesdays to Fridays possible) and then see the magnificent palace where they are born.

and also have a look on Graz which is one the most exciting towns of Austria. It will be an introduction not only to the horses themselves but also into the Austrian way of liv. riding dinner and lipizzaners | See the morning exercise (not a performance) of our most beautiful horses - only on Tuesdays to Fridays - and also a guided tour to stables and boxes, saddle chamber and winter riding arena INKL.

delicous lunch in a historical carriage while you explore the city You will feel veeeeeery imperial. - tour # Lipizzaner Performance 2 The Ballet of the White Stallions The performances of the famous snowy white Lipizzaner stallions and their riders in the baroque Winter Riding School built by Josef Emanuel Fischer von Erlach in the years to are some of the most moving and beautiful impressions for horse lovers and bea Spanish Riding School Michaelerplatz 1.

When Hitler annexed Austria inthe Nazis had seized custody of the Spanish Riding School in the capital Vienna and proudly claimed it Author: Tony Rennell For Mailonline. The White Stallions of Vienna by Alois Podhajsky starting at $ The White Stallions of Vienna has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1).

Alois Podhajsky, Writer: Miracle of the White Stallions. Alois Podhajsky was born on Febru in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He was a writer and actor, known for Miracle of the White Stallions (), The Magical World of Disney () and Verklungenes Wien ().

He died on in Vienna, tion: Writer, Actor. VIENNA, May 23 (UPI)—Col. Alois Podhajsky, former chief of the Spanish Riding School here, who helped rescue the famous Lipizzaner white stallions from Russian occupation, died today at the age. Book: The white stallions of Vienna.

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Morning training with music gives a good impression into the training program of the White Stallions; the guided tours include visits to the stables/5(). The stallions were kept in Vienna and evacuated to St.

Martin in Upper Austria in Inthe Lipizzans of the Yugoslave Imperial stud farms, private studs, and the main Italian stud farm at Lipizza were also moved to Hostau - concentrating the. Hans, born and reared in Vienna, accepted as his birthright the austere grandeur of the Imperial Palace; and he accepted the fame and beauty of the white stallions though he did not know the story of how they came to be in Vienna.

When he first began watching them, he was satisfied with looking. It was an interesting event in his workaday world.4/5(32). Gen. Walton H. Walker’s XX Corps had captured the renowned Spanish Riding School of Vienna several days earlier at its temporary quarters in St.

Martin im Innkreis, a small town in Upper Austria, and Walker, a protégé of Patton’s, requested a performance of its white Lipizzaner stallions especially for him.

Based on the autobiographical novel The Dancing White Horses of Vienna by Alois Podhajsky (retired head of the Spanish Riding School), Miracle. Miracle of the White Stallions. Vienna's famed Spanish Riding School – and its prized Lipizzan stallions – is threatened by devastating bombing raids and indifferent Nazi commanders.

Despite the dangers involved in evacuating the magnificent animals, the school's director and a handful of heroic citizens attempt a daring, life-threatening. Miracle of the White Stallions is currently available on DVD. The film is presented in fullscreen, but it would have originally been released in matted widescreen, most likely a aspect ratio.

The opening credits are presented in open matte since they would get cut off it shown in the fullscreen aspect ratio. THE WHITE HORSES OF VIENNA by Kay Boyle, As an expatriate in Europe between the two world wars and after the fall of France, Kay Boyle wrote novels and short stories tinged with autobiography and colored by reportorial depictions of the.

The Spanish Riding School in Vienna is the oldest riding academy in the world, and the only one where classical horsemanship of the Renaissance is still cultivated. The school is called "Spanish" because of the Spanish horses, which performed in the early days of the riding school.

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