War Before Civilization: The Myth of the Peaceful Savage par Lawrence H. Keeley

War Before Civilization: The Myth of the Peaceful Savage par Lawrence H. Keeley

Titre de livre: War Before Civilization: The Myth of the Peaceful Savage

Auteur: Lawrence H. Keeley

ISBN: 0195119126

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War Before Civilization Offering a devastating rebuttal to the comfortable myth that prehistoric warfare was rare, harmless, and unimportant, Lawrence H. Keeley's groundbreaking "War Before Civilization" debunks the notion that warfare was introduced to primitive societies through contact with civilization. 16 illustrations. Full description

Review
The evidence that Mr. Keeley marshals is vivid, varied, and often complex. (The New York Times Book Review)

...Keeley is an engaging writer who provides excellent summaries on many topics. (American Anthropologist)

A sobering, grim, and important book. (Foreign Affairs)


Lawrence H. Keeley is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has contributed articles to Scientific American and Nature, and has appeared in documentaries that have run on P.B.S., The Discovery Channel and The Learning Channel. He lives in Oak Park, Illinois with his wife and son.