The Great Divide: Nature and Human Nature in the Old World and the New

The Great Divide: Nature and Human Nature in the Old World and the New

Peter Watson


In The nice Divide, acclaimed writer and historian Peter Watson explores the advance of humankind among the outdated global and the hot, and provides a groundbreaking new realizing of human history.

By 15,000 BC, people had migrated from northeastern Asia around the frozen Bering land bridge to the Americas. whilst the final Ice Agecame to an finish, the Bering Strait refilled with water, dividing the United States from Eurasia. This department persisted until eventually Christopher Columbus voyaged to the recent global within the 15th century.

The nice Divide compares the advance of humankind within the previous international and the hot among 15,000 BC and advert 1,500. Combining the main up to date wisdom in archaeology, anthropology, geology, meteorology, cosmology, and mythology, Peter Watson’s masterful examine deals uniquely revealing perception into what it skill to be human.

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