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This was the place where I had met the yak herds two months before when they were pasturing their yaks on the grassy uplands.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
Our transport to-day consisted of yaks and donkeys, which came along very well.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
Our new transport consisted of donkeys and some very wild yaks, which rapidly got rid of their loads.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
These came along very much faster than the yaks and the donkeys that we had been using.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
Herds of yaks and flocks of sheep graze on the slopes, and circular penfolds remind us of our life in the Chang-tang.
We still have hired horses, and now yaks also, and the caravan is divided into the same detachments as before.
The horses and yaks of the Tibetans, frightened by something or other, had stormed the detritus slope of the terrace.
The hired yaks have lain tethered during the night, and now they are allowed to wander freely over the pasture.
We might not hire yaks also—which was very inconvenient, as we had only a horse and a mule after all the hired animals had gone.
In the evening he came to tell us that we might cross the Takbur-la, and brought us both yaks and provisions.

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