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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Technically the altar fires posed no problem. The texts are concerned with the far
more difficult issue of regulating social conduct in front of the altar - of stipulating
everybody's rights and duties - and this is what makes the many relevant ...
And they leaped upon the altar which was made. And it came to pass at noon,
that Elijah mocked them, and said, 'Cry aloud: for he is a god; either he is talking,
or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be
By way of preparation, they would build a large pyre round the altar, using logs
with a length of 30 feet. On the day of the festival they throw game-birds live on to
the altar and all the other victims in the same way, even boars and deer and ...
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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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