Crossbow

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We used crossbows for hunting ptarmigan and spruce grouse. Our blunt arrows prevented the pelts of small animals from being damaged. Crossbows may have been introduced by early European traders at a time when guns were in short supply.

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Hunting and Fishing, Tools
 

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