Re: War

William Stoltzfus (
Fri, 26 May 1995 11:24:16 -0400

On 21 May 1995, Katrin Kerner wrote:

> ## Originalempfaenger: /SCI/ANTHROPOLOGY
> I apologize for not simply reseaching this myself -- I'm sure there is a
> wealth of information readily available. Nevertheless, I ask someone to
> take the time to briefly tell me about the nature and frequency of warfare
> among or within hunter-gatherer societies. Is the pattern of warfare
> within these groups indistinguishable from that seen when there is some
> form of significant agrarian dependency?
> Thanks very much for your time!
> Clay
> ## CrossPoint v3.0 ##

Chapter two of John Keegan's A History of Warfare (New York, Vintage
Books, 1993) will certainly get you started. Ought to be able to find it
almost anywhere.

Regards, Bill Stoltzfus