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Old 04-13-2021, 02:20 AM   #16
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Default Re: Create Food and it's effect on infrastructure

Originally Posted by ravenfish View Post
But what priests and what kings, in the absence of the changes brought on by the development of agriculture?
The main change brought by agriculture was exactly that not every last person in the tribe had to spend a lot of time producing food. So, if this same change is brought about by magic instead, then the result will be similar: a class of people not working all the time. The clever and ambitious will be part of that class, and being clever and ambitious will become leaders. I.e., priests and kings.
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