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Historical skis
« on: October 13, 2020, 01:52:26 PM »
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Re: Historical skis
« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2020, 01:19:32 AM »
I have to add I've always considered it curious that skis developed in the Old World (Europe and Asia), but snowshoes in the New World, and there was no mixing of the two types.
The bee is small among flying things, but her fruit hath the chiefest sweetness - Ecclesiasticus 3:11

"Our help is in the name of the Lord"