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Voortrekkers: Occasionally, simple dwellings of mud walls and dung floors were built. The furniture was of the simplest kind- ox skulls were used as stools. The farms were cut off from civilization for most of the year. This bred an inherent self-reliance that caused them to approach problems very slowly but when a course of action had been decided upon, to stick with it obstinately. Because gunpowder was difficult to come by, the men became expert marksmen, making every shot count.