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13 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 24 November 2008 09:33AM

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Comment author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 25 November 2008 02:01:59AM 2 points [-]

Michael, I don't know the details of the estimates, but even a factor of three would be relatively unimportant here. And do the nomads to which you refer, subsist largely by predating on farmers rather than by hunting-gathering? Then they would be specialized professional warriors.