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.

The Lost World Of Old Europe

Author: David W. Anthony
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691143880
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19 Anthony, D.W., The Horse, the Wheel and Language: How Bronze Age Riders
from the Eurasian Steppes Shaped the Modern World (Princeton, NJ: Princeton
University Press, 2007): 182-87. 20 On house burnings see Stevanovic, M., "The
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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.

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.

By Steppe Desert And Ocean

Author: Barry Cunliffe
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199689172
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By Steppe, Desert, and Ocean is nothing less than the story of how humans first started building the globalized world we know today.

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.

The Prehistory Of The Silk Road

Author: E. E. Kuzmina
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812240412
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Kuzmina combines detailed research in archaeology with evidence from physical anthropology, linguistics, and other fields to look at the history of the Eurasian steppe before the great trade routes along the 'Silk Road' became established.