The Art of Travel Or, Shifts and Contrivances Available in Wild Countries
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The Art of Travel Or, Shifts and Contrivances Available in Wild Countries

By Francis Galton
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  • THE ART OF TRAVEL or Shifts and Contrivances Available in Wild Countries
  • by
  • Francis Galton
    • First published in Great Britain by John Murray, London in 1872.
    • PREFACE TO THE FIFTH EDITION.
  • ART OF TRAVEL.
    • PREPARATORY INQUIRIES.
    • ORGANISING AN EXPEDITION.
    • OUTFIT.
    • MEDICINE.
    • SURVEYING INSTRUMENTS.
    • MEMORANDA AND LOG-BOOKS.
    • MEASUREMENTS.
    • CLIMBING AND MOUNTAINEERING.
    • CATTLE.
    • HARNESS.
    • CARRIAGES.
    • SWIMMING.
    • RAFTS AND BOATS.
    • FORDS AND BRIDGES.
    • CLOTHING.
    • BEDDING.
    • BIVOUAC.
    • HUTS.
    • SLEEPING-BAGS.
    • TENTS.
    • FURNITURE.
    • FIRE.
    • FOOD.
    • WATER FOR DRINKING.
    • GUNS AND RIFLES.
    • GUN-FITTINGS AND AMMUNITION.
    • HINTS ON SHOOTING.
    • OTHER MEANS OF CAPTURING GAME.
    • FISHING.
    • SIGNALS.
    • BEARINGS BY COMPASS, SUN, ETC.
    • MARKS FOR THE WAY-SIDE.
    • ON FINDING THE WAY.
    • CACHES AND DEPOTS.
    • MANAGEMENT OF SAVAGES.
    • HOSTILITIES.
    • MECHANICAL APPLIANCES.
    • KNOTS.
    • WRITING MATERIALS.
    • TIMBER.
    • METALS.
    • LEATHER.
    • CORD, STRING, THREAD.
    • MEMBRANE, SINEW, HORN.
    • POTTERY.
    • CANDLES AND LAMPS.
    • ON CONCLUDING THE JOURNEY.
    • INDEX.
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