The Compendium of The Packet
The Compendium of The Packet Being a Collection of Patterns, Articles and Essays Pertaining to the American Revolution
By Mark Tully
254 pages, 8 1/2″ × 11″, complete bibliography
The Packet series has become some of the most helpful and well recognized books for 18th century reenactors, educators and scholars. Originally published as five separate packets the Compendium is a 254 page reprint of the first Packets I-V plus 34 additional pages of material along with an index for easy reference. The Packet contains completely documented, illustrated and footnoted articles full of great information. Many are projects that can be completed within a weekend including articles on Snowshoes, Tea, Canine Companions, Eggs, Tobacco Stoppers, Good Ale, Thou Art My Darling, Camp Tools, Military Rations and others on food and nutrition, Camp Kettles, Camp Cooking, making Tent Pins, Eating Utensils, Knit Headgear, a pattern for making wallets and bed sacks, notebooks, penny knives, shot pouches and bullet bags, men’s aprons, hand barrows, camp furniture as well as many others.
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