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 ... What the British ancient historian O. R.
Gurney notes in his account of the Hittites applies to military-agrarian society in ...
The feats of bygone days were now recorded with all the more devotion by a
literate elite of priests who, though themselves no longer able to wield military
power, shared many of the values of the military- agrarian regime in which they
In Israel, following military defeat, an elite of religious specialists tried to
propagate a sense of national solidarity and pride ... Initially, Rome had been no
more than the capital of a small military-agrarian nation, comparable to
Jerusalem at 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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