õ First Farmers: The Origins of Agricultural Societies ç Download by ↠´ Peter Bellwood
õ First Farmers: The Origins of Agricultural Societies ç Download by ↠´ Peter Bellwood First Farmers The Origins Of Agricultural Societies Offers Readers An Understanding Of The Origins And Histories Of Early Agricultural Populations In All Parts Of The WorldUses Data From Archaeology, Comparative Linguistics, And Biological Anthropology To Cover Developments Over The Past , YearsExamines The Reasons For The Multiple Primary Origins Of AgricultureFocuses On Agricultural Origins In And Dispersals Out Of The Middle East, Central Africa, China, New Guinea, Mesoamerica And The Northern AndesCovers The Origins And Dispersals Of Major Language Families Such As Indo European, Austronesian, Sino Tibetan, Niger Congo And Uto Aztecan Very technical, dry Lots of interesting things but overly academic for my taste.
Important and interesting, but ultimately this is a very difficult academic read Which is a shame as the subject matter, and particularly the early chapters are fascinating. Full review I thoroughly enjoyed this book, which is packed with an amazing amount of information I would say, though, that it s geared toward those who are already fairly well versed in archaeology to some degree I didn t find it dry or boring, but rather it was incredibly well researched and the author s arguments well supported It is rather encyclopedic in delivery, which is surprising given the book s length, but that is illustrative of the Bellwood s knowledge on the subject On any given page, you can find at least 2 or 3 topics worthy of extensive further reading, yet this book proves self sufficient in how it presents ancient civilization s spread across the earth and he compares contrasts the conditions, characters, and consequences related to the 5 main independent agricult
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