Evolution of Transportation: Domestication and Early Vehicles (Paperback)

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From the early days of human history, the way we move from one place to another has evolved tremendously. The new book, "Evolution of Transportation: From Hooves to Wheels," takes you on a journey through the history of transportation, from the first animal-drawn carts to the latest advances in electric vehicles.

With its engaging writing style and fascinating insights, this book will capture your imagination and transport you to a time when horse-drawn carriages ruled the streets. You will learn how ancient civilizations used animals for transportation, and how the development of the wheel revolutionized travel.

As you progress through the chapters, you'll discover how the Renaissance brought about a renewed interest in animal-drawn transportation and how the age of steam and combustion engines eventually replaced them. You'll also explore the challenges faced by animals used in transportation and the ethical considerations that come with their use.

The book also examines the legacy of animal-drawn transportation, from the symbolism of horse-drawn carriages to the continued use of animals for transportation in developing countries. It also explores the potential of combining animal-drawn transportation with modern technology to create more sustainable and equitable transportation solutions.

With references to historical documents, photographs, and artwork, this book provides a comprehensive look at the evolution of transportation. It also offers insights into how we can learn from the past to shape the future of mobility.

"Evolution of Transportation: From Hooves to Wheels" is a must-read for anyone interested in the history of transportation, animal welfare, or sustainable mobility. So, jump on board and join us on this fascinating journey through time. Get your copy today and be transported into the exciting world of transportation evolution

Product Details
ISBN: 9782264617323
ISBN-10: 2264617322
Publisher: PN Books
Publication Date: May 19th, 2023
Pages: 120
Language: English