Fire and civilization
Allen Lane, 1992 - 247 oldal
The diverse disciplines of history, anthropology, archaeology, psychology, and literature come together in an exploration of humankind's use of, and obsession with, fire. Science Bk Club Main.
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FIRE IN THE WORLD OF HESIOD: THE AGRARIAN REGIME Ancient society
was, as the American medievalist Lynn Whyte noted, 'agricultural to a degree
which we can scarcely grasp'.10 Most people lived in rural areas. Even in the
This, indeed, was the main message of Works and Days. The poem was directed
at free farmers who had to impose a regime of hard work and thrift upon
themselves. Hesiod began by telling his readers that they were not living in a
golden or a ...
... Peter, 175 Gomorrah, 85—6 Goodale, Jane, 197 Graz, Louis, 99 Greece (
ancient) agrarian regime, 103—4 city-states, 96, 106, 113 fire in religion and
mythology, 97 fire prevention, 1 13 Hesiod, 103-4 Homer, 98-102 military
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FIRE AND CIVILIZATIONFelhasználói ismertető - Kirkus
An offbeat, interesting view of the rise of civilization in relation to the control of fire. From hearths and hellfire to firearms, fission, and fusion, Dutch sociologist Goudsblom (University of ... Teljes értékelés elolvasása
Fire Civilization The domestication of fire as a civilizing process Plan
The stage of predominantly passive use of fire The transition to active use of fire
The widening gap between humans and other animals Clearing land Cooking
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Edward S. Reed
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