[LMB] Microscopy

Margaret Dean margdean56 at gmail.com
Wed Feb 5 18:29:20 GMT 2020

On Wed, Feb 5, 2020 at 8:39 AM WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:

> The Incas Lack of wheels for transport were one of the things I was
> thinking of when I said that different conditions produced different tools.
> The Incas, IIRC, didn’t have lone flat areas conducive to roads for wheeled
> vehicles. The llamas were used as pack animals and could handle steps.

Besides the unsuitable terrain, neither the Incas or any of the other New
World civilizations had suitable draft animals to pull wheeled vehicles.
Llamas were the best they could do, and they could carry loads but not pull

--Margaret Dean
  <margdean56 at gmail.com>

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