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Lead with Your Heart

Lessons from a Life with Horses
Narrated by: Chris Sorensen
Length: 4 hrs and 6 mins
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Award-winning author and celebrated neurosurgeon Allan J. Hamilton, MD, combines his understanding of the human brain with nearly 30 years' experience training horses to offer wisdom on such universal themes as leadership, motivation, ambition, and humility. The results are showcased in more than 100 thoughtful essays that treat working with horses as a metaphor for personal, professional, and spiritual growth.

Whether you're searching for greater spiritual depth or simply want to better understand your four-legged partner, this wise and important collection has something for you.

©2016 Allan Hamilton (P)2017 Tantor

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  • Leola Roberts
  • 21-06-2019

Wisdom for Humans Who Love Horses

Hamilton uses his scientific training, family history, and insight borne of decades with horses to make a compelling case for the tenets of natural horsemanship. His language is compelling although the narration is less so. I recommend this audio book to all horse people, many of whom spend long hours on the road. It tuned up my daily interactions with horses and increased my gratitude for the work I do with them – and I felt darned grateful before I listened to this book.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 03-06-2018

A bit too cerebral

I’m a tough critic. I listened to the whole book and compared to other material on the subject that I’ve been exposed to it is only average.

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  • Erin Allen
  • 20-11-2018

Don’t recommend

This is book is like watching paint dry.... I couldn’t even get through chapter one with this narrator.

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  • Janeen
  • 20-02-2020

I wish I had more time to read ....

...because of narrators like this. I hate to be mean because I probably sound worse but I could barely stand to listen to this book even though the content is excellent. It took me weeks to finish because I could only take narrator in small doses. Sorry.

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  • Kathy Robert
  • 25-11-2019

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I liked the book, but narrator spoke in a monotone voice with lifts at the end. Made it hard to.listen to.

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  • Pema Osel
  • 23-11-2019

Discovering One's Humanity Througgh Horsemanship

This book is a precious and practical explanation of right relationship between man and the natural world and has information and understanding that goes far beyond the art and practice of humans and effective ski!!ful training of the horse

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  • Anonymous User
  • 28-02-2019

Love Allan Hamilton and his teachings..but

I love Allan Hamilton and his approach for horsemanship. However, I found the narrator of his book awful. I even went to Barnes and Noble and bought his book Zen Mind Zen Horse - so I didn't have to listen to his voice. I did end up listening to the whole thing - but only in the car, on a long drive, when I had no other option but the radio.

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  • 18-03-2018

Fabulous read...

Loved this book, if you desire to have an authentic meaningful relationship with your horse this is the book for you. I was put off originally by the way the narrator spoke but in a very short time you learn to appreciate the clear and focused way in which he presents the material of the book.

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