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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Europe. THE FOUR ESTATES The development of the control of fire may serve to
remind us of the continuity and the unity in ... In this chapter, I will focus on
Western Europe between 850 and 1 850 - roughly the same area and era that
... needed no more than one year and four days to force sixty casdes to surrender
.25 In Asia and eastern Europe military ... violence in Western Europe), but it also
managed virtually to abolish the use of fire-arms by the samurai themselves.
30 Such contemporary comments probably overrated the part played by fire-arms
in the first European conquest of America, and other ... in Western Europe since
the early Middle Ages was manifested, more than anywhere else, in the cities.
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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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