Download e-book for iPad: Arrowpoints, Spearheads, and Knives of Prehistoric Times by Thomas Wilson,Elizabeth Marshall Thomas,Kenneth Barnett

By Thomas Wilson,Elizabeth Marshall Thomas,Kenneth Barnett Tankersley

A thorough background of the guns and instruments our prehistoric ancestors used to outlive, this publication unearths an international that may fascinate somebody attracted to outside talents, historical guns, or anthropology. Thomas Wilson explains the numerous kinds of arrowheads, spears, and knives utilized by the peoples of the Paleolithic interval throughout Western Europe and the early days of the USA. He info the fabrics from which those instruments have been made, how and the place they have been synthetic, and the needs for which they have been crafted—from looking and slicing to scraping and grinding. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds and hundreds of drawings of those instruments, together with microscopic info of the flint and different stones from which they have been crafted, it is a infrequent investigate what sounds like mankind's not-so-distant past.

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