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By Charles Johnson Post

Horse packing—using horses (and occasionally mules) as a sort of conveyance for provides and goods—was as soon as a cornerstone of human transportation. full of accurately drawn illustrations and written directions at the many sorts of required hitches, cordage, ropes, splices, and knots, this functional consultant expertly covers all points of a previously general ability. It contains effective causes of normal packing ideas and historical past on pack association; files of patience; the illnesses that may strike pack animals and the way to prevent them; shipment slinging; and lots more and plenty extra. For someone attracted to the storied historical past of pack transportation, or in case you nonetheless shuttle with pack animals and need to take action competently and successfully, this distinctive quantity is a necessity.

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