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Farming in prehistory

Barbara Bender

Farming in prehistory

from hunter-gatherer to food-producer

by Barbara Bender

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- History.,
  • Prehistoric peoples.,
  • Agriculture, Prehistoric.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBarbara Bender ; ill. by Annabel Rowe and Jan Farquharson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN799.A4 B46 1975b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5192840M
    LC Control Number75013899


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About this book. The Agricultural Revolution in Prehistory addresses one of the most debated and least understood revolutions in the history of our species, the change from hunting and gathering to farming.

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Uses data from archaeology, comparative linguistics, and biological anthropology. Agriculture in the prehistoric Southwest describes the agricultural practices of the Native Americans inhabiting the American Southwest, which includes the states of Arizona and New Mexico plus portions of surrounding states and neighboring Mexico.

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bender, Barbara. Farming in prehistory. London: J. Baker, (OCoLC) Online version. In the Neolithic (ne uh lith’ ik), or New Stone Age, about B.C., people changed from food gatherers to food producers. Over several thousand years they began to obtain most of their food from farming.

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Graeme Barker takes a global view, and integrates a massive array of information from archaeology and many other disciplines, including anthropology, botany, climatology, genetics, linguistics, and zoology. The history of agriculture in Scotland includes all forms of farm production in the modern boundaries of Scotland, from the prehistoric era to the present day.

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