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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of a comparatively small population, was impressive in scale, frequency, and
undoubtedly in vegetational effects'.1 No doubt natural fires, caused by lightning,
occurred regularly all over the continent. Their frequency and effect were gready
The population decline following the Black Death, around 1350, made for a
temporary setback, but in the fifteenth century population began to grow again
and, concomitandy, land use became more intensive, and deforestation resumed
In 'the first industrial nation', Great Britain, the population increase throughout the
nineteenth century was in the order of ... human population has increased from
an estimated 900 million in 1800 and 1,600 million around 1900 to more than ...
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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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