I'm not entirely helpless with linguistics, but not formally trained, just educated layperson level. I think you are really going to like this one if you are further interested in the Proto-Indo-European People. The horse, the wheel, and language: how bronze-age riders from the Eurasian steppes shaped the modern world Cool. oops, no, not rota. The Horse, the Wheel, and Language solves a puzzle that has vexed scholars for two centuries--the source of the Indo-European languages and English--and recovers a magnificent and influential civilization from the past. I may indeed have misunderstood. The Horse, the Wheel, and Language solves a puzzle that has vexed scholars for two centuries--the source of the Indo-European languages and English--and recovers a magnificent and influential civilization from the past. The Horse, the Wheel, and Language solves a puzzle that has vexed scholars for two centuries—the source of the Indo-European languages and English—and recovers a magnificent and influential civilization from the past. Jeez Crist Goofy, there is no first hand evidence of a word kʷékʷlos‎. Posted by 1 month ago. **lin⋅guis⋅tics**: the scientific study of human *language* but kyklos, pelo, sjell) pointing evidently to the Kyklos Klan (KKK) having subverted large parts of Europe by invasion. The wheel's hub is also present. 3500 BCE. In that case, it was the indo European words for wheel/axle that spread to those lands, even if those lands were already using the wheel? But who were the early speakers of this ancient mother tongue, and how did they manage to spread it around the globe? The print version of this textbook is ISBN: 9780691148182, 069114818X. Any thoughts? The Horse, the Wheel, and Language brings together the work of historical linguists and archaeologists, researchers who have traditionally been suspicious of each other's methods. 8.3K likes. Horse The Wheel And Language How Bronze Age Riders From The Eurasian Steppes Shaped The Modern World. The role of the wheel in this story is that Indo-European languages share common terminology for wheel (kʷékʷlos‎). Perhaps Anthony was accepting that the wheel/axle could have been invented in a non indo-European land but was taken up by the steppe indo Europeans before they spread their language to other lands east and west of the steppe. The book looks at why we think the way we think and how to transform that in the areas of your life that you need to, while restoring your true power. The Horse, the Wheel and Language. The Horse, the Wheel, and Language How Bronze-Age Riders from the Eurasian Steppes Shaped the Modern World by David W. Anthony and Publisher Princeton University Press. Customers' review. After 136 episodes, he’s still only at the 1400s, so his treatment is very detailed. The Horse, the Wheel, and Language: How Bronze-Age Riders from the Eurasian Steppes Shaped the Modern World is a 2007 book by David W.Anthony, which describes his "Revised Steppe Theory." The Horse the Wheel and Language. flag. In chapter 4 “Language and Time 2: Wool, Wheels and Proto-Indo-European” (59–82), Anthony explains the issue of wagon and wheel terminology, how it is connected with the technology, and how we know there were no wheeled vehicles before 4000 B.C. I've just read a 2015 article by the above book's author David Anthony. The Horse, the Wheel, and Language solves a puzzle that has vexed scholars for two centuries--the source of the Indo-European languages and English--and recovers a magnificent and influential civilization from the past. 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