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Origins of Humankind

By: Stephen Tomkins
136 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs
Origins of Humankind
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  • Origins of Humankind ISBN: 9780521466769 Edition: 2 Paperback Jul 1998 Usually dispatched within 6 days
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New edition of The Origins of Mankind. Starts by explaining the theory of evolution with further chapters discussing the human journey.

Contents

1. The discovery of evolution; 2. Primates: our contemporary cousins; 3. Mechanisms for change; 4. The record of the rocks; 5. Our living record; 6. Thinking about evolution; 7. The apes that stood up; 8. The australopithecines: the man-apes of Africa; 9. Homo habilis: the making of humankind; 10. Homo erectus: tools, hunting and fire; 11. Homo sapiens: the Neanderthals and the African Eve; 12. The Neolithic revolution: the end of prehistory.

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By: Stephen Tomkins
136 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs
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