Alcohol and its Role in the Evolution of Human Society by Ian S Hornsey

By Ian S Hornsey

Archaelogists and anthropologists (especially ethnologists) have for a few years realised that man's ingestion of alcoholic drinks may possibly have performed an important half in his transition from hunter-gatherer to agriculturalist. This special ebook offers a systematic textual content with reference to 'ethanol' that still goals to incorporate fabric designed to teach 'non-scientists' what fermentation is all approximately. Conversely, scientists might be stunned to discover the level to which ethanol has performed an element in evolution and civilisation of our species.

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