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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... only have been fire.3 In reading this scenario it is important to remember that
the ordinary sabre-toothed tiger (a formidable animal, considerably larger than
the Indian tiger living today) was still living in America only some 15,000 years
To be able to produce warmth and light at will, throughout the year, must indeed
have made for a great improvement in living conditions. Even if the possession of
a fire was not absolutely necessary for people to endure the cold and damp ...
FIRE IN THE COUNTRY While from early times cities had written regulations
regarding fire, for the peasantry living in the country no such rules appear to have
been laid down until quite recendy. This was, I think, not only because 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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Edward S. Reed
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