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作者 Anthony, David W
書名 The horse, the wheel, and language : how Bronze-Age riders from the Eurasian steppes shaped the modern world / David W. Anthony
出版項 Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2007
國際標準書號 9780691058870 (hbk.)
0691058873 (hbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  GN778.28 .A68 2007    在架上    30610020284709
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  P572 A628 2007    在架上    30530001068402
說明 xii, 553 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. [507]-545) and index
pt. 1. Language and archaeology. The promise and politics of the mother tongue -- How to reconstruct a dead language -- Language and time 1 : the last speakers of Proto-Indo-European -- Language and time 2 : wool, wheels, and Proto-Indo-European -- Language and place : the location of the Proto-Indo-European homeland -- The archaeology of language -- pt. 2. The opening of the Eurasian steppes. How to reconstruct a dead culture -- First farmers and herders : the Pontic-Caspian Neolithic -- Cows, copper, and chiefs -- The domestication of the horse and the origins of riding : the tale of the teeth -- The end of Old Europe and the rise of the steppe -- Seeds of change on the steppe borders : Maikop chiefs and Tripolye towns -- Wagon dwellers of the steppe : the speakers of Proto-Indo-European -- The western Indo-European languages -- Chariot warriors of the northern steppes -- The opening of the Eurasian steppes -- Words and deeds
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 across most of the ancient world
主題 Proto-Indo-European language
Bronze age -- Eurasia
Horses -- Eurasia -- History
Wheels -- Eurasia -- History
Animals and civilization -- Eurasia -- History
Prehistoric peoples -- Eurasia
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Eurasia
Eurasia -- Antiquities
Bronze Age -- Eurasia. sears
Proto-Indo-European language. sears
Archeology -- Eurasia. sears
Horses -- Eurasia -- History. sears
Cultuurgeschiedenis. gtt
Indo-europese volken. gtt
Proto-indo-europees. gtt
Bronstijd. gtt
Azië. gtt
Europa (geografie) gtt
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