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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13 The monopolization of the means of destruction by specialized warriors, who
were able to command military units equipped with bronze and iron weapons,
forced peasants and craftspeople into submission. These peasants and ...
After a brief period of military success, the political power of the Israelites waned;
even so, they maintained a cultural unity centred on a common religion. At the
time of the exile in Babylon, the days when these tribes could celebrate triumphs
In Israel, following military defeat, an elite of religious specialists tried to
propagate a sense of national solidarity and pride among the people. Greece
and Rome had no professional priesthood to speak of, and were ruled by an
aristocracy of ...
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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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