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date: 13 October 2019

Agricultural Societies 

Source:
Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History
Author(s):
Murray J. LeafMurray J. LEAF

Agricultural societies, in which the domestication of plants and animals provides a substantial part of human subsistence, are thought to date back as far as 10,000 bce. Throughout time these systems have changed in intensity as populations increased or declined, and as old technologies gave way to the new. ...

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