Author(s)

Publisher

Publication Year

ISBN: 9780865719675-02

Categories: , , ,

Tag:

 
View more details about this title
on the publisher's website:

Power in the Pleistocene

On Spears, Fires, Furs, Words, and Flutes - And Why Men Are Such Power-Hogs

New!

From: Power

$4.30

This chapter describes prehistoric forms of human power, including stone tools, fire, animal skins, and language.

Preview

Contributors

Richard Heinberg

Richard Heinberg is the author of thirteen previous books, including The Party's Over, Powerdown, Peak Everything, and The End of Growth. He is Senior Fellow of the Post Carbon Institute and is widely regarded as one of the world's most effective communicators of the urgent need to transition away from fossil fuels. He lives in Santa Rosa, CA.