Harvest Scenes of the World

By | 09 February 2017

Harvest Scenes of the World Excerpt From Harvest Scenes Of The WorldDuring The First Half Of The Nineteenth Century The American Farmer Was Compelled To Perform Nearly All Of His Labor By Hand Practically The Only Implements Drawn By Horses In Those Days Were The Plow And The Harrow Wheat Was Sown Broadcast By Hand Then, As In Bible Times, And Covered With A Harrow, While Corn Was Dropped In Furrows By Hand And Covered With The Hoe Harvesting, The Most Important Of All Farm Work, Was Still Done With The Reaping Hook Which Had Remained Unchanged Since The Earliest Known Reference To The Growing Of Cereals Later, The Hand Cradle In Many Instances Replaced The Reaping Hook, But Still The Labor Of Harvest Was Too Slow The Invention Of The Reaping Machine In I, And The Consequent Development Of The Modern Farm Machine Industry, Made It Possible For The United States To Advance From A Low Rank Among Nations To The Very For Front Among The World S Greatest Powers The Rapid SettlAbout The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At WwwrgottenbooksThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works

  • Hardcover
  • 144 pages
  • 9780331797459
  • Harvest Scenes of the World
  • John E Buck
  • 09 February 2017