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The Training of a Forester, Gifford Pinchot
The following is an excerpt from a manual on training a forester.

Pinchot, Gifford. The Training of a Forester. Philadelphia;London: J.B. Lippincott, 1914. WorldCat [OCLC]. Web. 25 Mar. 2016.

What is the purpose of mentioning the history of other countries in paragraph 5?


To site examples of countries that have abundant forests.


To demonstrate the connection between forest upkeep and national character.


To contrast the trees and animals that exists in forests throughout the world.


To provide examples of how foresters are trained in other countries.

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