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Re: Climate Change "Creates" Civilisation

..........booze. As soon as some people knew how to make alcoholic drinks, a society was created to allow those people to concentrate on what they did best, meaning others had to specialise too. When you are specialised, you need to live in a town near other specialists in order to trade. Living in a town is the defining part of civilisation.

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