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The Descent of Man

Series: Great Minds - Science Series

By: Charles Darwin (Author)

700 pages, Illus

Prometheus Books

Paperback | Mar 2010 | #77311 | ISBN-13: 9781573921763
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Facsimile edition. Darwin focuses special attention on the origin and history of our own species, a subject he had avoided in previous writings on evolution. He claims that the human animal is closest in ancestry to the two African pongids or anthropoid apes.


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