What is it About Smoking a Pipe?
Smoking has been around for centuries, really since the dawn of time. What devices we use now are all tied to the original tobacco pipe. To find out how smoking has stood the test of time, let’s take a look back into its history. Yes, even smoking has a history that affected our society today.
Looking at Smoking from History
Smoking from a pipe is tasting or inhaling the smoke produced by burning tobacco or other substances. Native Americans have smoked a peace pipe that seals peace treaty deals since before European interaction. Europeans put the art of pipe smoking into practice sometime in the 16th century, quickly influencing other countries. However, Africans have used gourds for smoking since before we knew about it in 1884. Thus, proving traditional smoking in most cultures has occurred for a long time
Over time we have made advances in how we smoke and … Read the rest