Cambridge Univ Pr Books
Books editi da Cambridge Univ Pr con argomento Horses History Animals And Civilization Archeologia
The Horse in Human History
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2009
The horse is surely the "aristocrat" of animals domesticated by man. This book documents the origins of horse domestication on the Pontic-Caspian steppes some 6,000 years ago and the consequent migration of equestrian tribes across Eurasia to the borders of sedentary states. Horse-chariotry and cavalry in effect changed...