qBuilding on much fascinating archeological and historical research and offering an astute comparison of warfare in civilized and prehistoric societies, from modern European nations to the Plains Indians of North America, War Before Civilization convincingly demonstrates that prehistoric warfare was in fact more deadly, more frequent, and more ruthless than modern war. To support this point, Keeley provides a wide-ranging look at warfare and brutality in the prehistoric world.q--BOOK JACKET.Offering a devastating rebuttal to the comfortable myth that prehistoric warfare was rare, harmless, and unimportant, Lawrence H. Keeleya#39;s groundbreaking aquot;War Before Civilizationaquot; debunks the notion that warfare was introduced to primitive ...
|Title||:||War Before Civilization|
|Author||:||Lawrence H. Keeley|
|Publisher||:||OUP USA - 1997-12-18|