In Horse-Drawn Days: A Century of Farming with Horses, author Jerry Apps tells the stories of rural life at a time when a team of horses was a vital part of the farm family. Horse-Drawn Days pairs lively historic narrative with reminiscences about Jerry's boyhood on the family farm in Wisconsin, offering a vivid picture of a bygone time. Featuring fascinating historic photos, ads, and posters, plus contemporary color photos of working horses today, Horse-Drawn Days: A Century of Farming with Horses, by master storyteller Jerry Apps, evokes the majesty of these animals and illuminates the horse's role in our country's early history and our rural heritage. A precious historical read for those who value rural culture, country living and the gentle giants who partnered with us. From the Wisconsin Historical Society Press. Paperback, 240 pages, 8 in. x 9 in., 140 b/w and color photos and illustrations.