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TitleFirst Farmers
AuthorPeter Bellwood
ISBN0631205659
ImprintPeter Bellwood Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatHardcover
Pages332

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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 world.Uses data from archaeology, comparative linguistics, and biological anthropology to cover developments over the past 12,000 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

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Martin Empson

First Farmers By Peter Bellwood

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


Brian Engleman

First Farmers By Peter Bellwood

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 argu... (Sign in to see more)


Steve

First Farmers By Peter Bellwood

Very technical, dry Lots of interesting things but overly academic for my taste.


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