❮Ebook❯ ➫ Prehistoric Britain ➬ Author Robert Munro – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Excerpt from Prehistoric BritainOn the other hand the pre history of our island outside the limitation imposed on it by the appearance of man on the scene goes back to the dawn of life on the globe; a Excerpt from Prehistoric BritainOn the other hand the pre history of our island outside the limitation imposed on it by the appearance of man on the scene goes back to the dawn of life on the globe; and it is largely to the modifications effected under the inﬂuence of cosmic agencies during this infinitely longer period that the country became a suitable habitat for Homo sapiens A few preliminary words on this aspect of the subject will not therefore be considered out of place as thereby the true starting point of our main thesis will be brought into clearer relief As we cannot endorse the opinion long held as a dogma in theological cosmogonies that the multitudinous phenomena of the material world the distribution of land and water the evolution of plants and animals the recurrence of seasons etc were specially designed to minister to the welfare of man kind we are bound to account for them on some other hypothesis On this point all we affirm is that they were the outcome of the fixed laws which then governed and still govern the universe Evidence in support of this conclusion is not far to seek In the Geological and Palaeontological records we have ample details of the successive changes the earth has undergone since it cooled down sufficiently to admit of organic life on its surfaceAbout the PublisherForgotten books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at wwwforgottenbookscomThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases an imperfection in the original such as a blemish or missing page may be replicated in our edition We do however repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- 270 pages
- Prehistoric Britain
- Robert Munro
- 24 December 2016 Robert Munro