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The Wisdom of Bones: In Search of Human Origins

By: Alan Walker and Pat Shipman

270 pages, B/w photos, illus

Weidenfeld & Nicolson

Paperback | Dec 1996 | #66290 | ISBN: 185799874X
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Hardback | Dec 1996 | #53581 | ISBN: 0297816705
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About this book

The story of the excavation of the `Nariokotome Boy' (1.5 million years old and the most complete skeleton of Homo eructus yet found), unearthed in Kenya in 1984 by Walker and Richard Leakey.


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