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The first farmers : the origins of agricultural societies, Peter Bellwood

Label
The first farmers : the origins of agricultural societies
Title
The first farmers
Title remainder
the origins of agricultural societies
Statement of responsibility
Peter Bellwood
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bellwood, Peter S
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN799.A4
LC item number
B45 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture, Prehistoric
  • Plants, Cultivated
Label
The first farmers : the origins of agricultural societies, Peter Bellwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-349) and index
Contents
The early farming dispersal hypothesis in perspective -- The origins and dispersals of agriculture : some operational considerations -- The beginnings of agriculture in Southwest Asia -- Tracking the spreads of farming beyond the Fertile Crescent : Europe and Asia -- Africa : an independent focus of agricultural development? -- The beginnings of agriculture in East Asia -- The spread of agriculture into Southeast Asia and Oceania -- Early agriculture in the Americas -- What do language families mean for human prehistory? -- The spread of farming : comparing the archaeology and the linguistics -- Genetics, skeletal anthropology, and the people factor -- The nature of early agricultural expansion
Control code
54479525
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xix, 360 p.
Isbn
9780631205661
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004003944
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The first farmers : the origins of agricultural societies, Peter Bellwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 292-349) and index
Contents
The early farming dispersal hypothesis in perspective -- The origins and dispersals of agriculture : some operational considerations -- The beginnings of agriculture in Southwest Asia -- Tracking the spreads of farming beyond the Fertile Crescent : Europe and Asia -- Africa : an independent focus of agricultural development? -- The beginnings of agriculture in East Asia -- The spread of agriculture into Southeast Asia and Oceania -- Early agriculture in the Americas -- What do language families mean for human prehistory? -- The spread of farming : comparing the archaeology and the linguistics -- Genetics, skeletal anthropology, and the people factor -- The nature of early agricultural expansion
Control code
54479525
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xix, 360 p.
Isbn
9780631205661
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004003944
Other physical details
ill., maps

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