The Horse The Wheel And Language

Author: David W. Anthony
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9781400831104
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The Horse, the Wheel, and Language solves a puzzle that has vexed scholars for two centuries--the source of the Indo-European languages and English--and recovers a magnificent and influential civilization from the past.

The Horse The Wheel And Language

Author: David W. Anthony
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 069114818X
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This book attempts to resolve the longstanding problem of Indo-European origins by providing an examination of the most relevant linguistic issues and a thorough review of the archaeological evidence.

The Horse The Wheel And Language

Author: David W. Anthony
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ISBN: 9780691058870
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Argues that the domestication of the horse and the use of the wheel by the prehistoric peoples of the central Eurasian steppe grasslands facilitated the spread of the Proto-Indo-European language throughout civilization.

A Bronze Age Landscape In The Russian Steppes

Author: David W. Anthony
Publisher: Cotsen Institute of Archaeology
ISBN: 9781938770050
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"The Samara Valley Project (SVP) was a US-Russian archaeological investigation in the steppes east of Samara, Russia between 1995 and 2002. This 21-author volume is the project's final report.

By Steppe Desert And Ocean

Author: Barry Cunliffe
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199689172
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An immense historical panorama set on a huge continental stage, this is also the story of how humans first started building the global system we know today.

How Ancient Europeans Saw The World

Author: Peter S. Wells
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691143382
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The people who inhabited Europe during the two millennia before the Roman conquests had established urban centers, large-scale production of goods such as pottery and iron tools, a money economy, and more.

The Lost World Of Old Europe

Author: David W. Anthony
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691143880
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This book features exceptional artifacts, most of which are being exhibited for the first time in the United States.

The Horse In Human History

Author: Pita Kelekna
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521516595
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This book assesses the impact of the horse on human society from 4000 BC to AD 2000, by first describing initial horse domestication on the Pontic-Caspian steppes and the early development of driving and riding technologies.