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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In his book Prehistoric Europe: The Economic Basis Clark described how the
frontier between forest and open fields shifted in a north-westerly direction from
Asia Minor via the Balkan peninsula and the Danube basin, a process which
The remark about forest fires being caused by branches rubbing in the wind
seems to have been added as an afterthought and was probably based on
traditional folklore rather than personal experience, for according to modern
foresters this ...
Especially in the tropics, huge areas of land are still covered with forest, but each
year great inroads are being made. The human population is steadily growing,
and through networks of commerce and industry spanning the entire world the ...
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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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Encountering the World: Toward an Ecological Psychology
Edward S. Reed
Korlátozott előnézet - 1996