War Before Civilization

ISBN 10 : 0195119126
ISBN 13 : 9780195119121

Offering a devastating rebuttal to the comfortable myth that prehistoric warfare was rare, harmless, and unimportant, Lawrence H. Keeley's groundbreaking "War Before Civilization" ..

War Before Civilization

ISBN 10 : 9780199880706
ISBN 13 : 0199880700

The myth of the peace-loving "noble savage" is persistent and pernicious. Indeed, for the last fifty years, most popular and scholarly works have agreed that prehistoric warfare wa..

War Before Civilization

ISBN 10 : 0199761531
ISBN 13 : 9780199761531

The myth of the peace-loving "noble savage" is persistent and pernicious. Indeed, for the last fifty years, most popular and scholarly works have agreed that prehistoric warfare wa..

War In Human Civilization

ISBN 10 : 9780199236633
ISBN 13 : 0199236631

Why do people go to war? Is it rooted in human nature or is it a late cultural invention? And what of war today - is it a declining phenomenon or simply changing its shape? In this..

Warless Societies And The Origin Of War

ISBN 10 : 0472067389
ISBN 13 : 9780472067381

A concise study using archeological and ethnographic evidence to refute current theories about the origin of war..

Constant Battles

ISBN 10 : 9781466850194
ISBN 13 : 1466850191

With armed conflict in the Persian Gulf now upon us, Harvard archaeologist Steven LeBlanc takes a long-term view of the nature and roots of war, presenting a controversial thesis: ..

Human Smoke

ISBN 10 : 9781416583967
ISBN 13 : 1416583963

Bestselling author Nicholson Baker, recognized as one of the most dexterous and talented writers in America today, has created a compelling work of nonfiction bound to provoke disc..