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Author Johanson, Donald C.

Title Lucy's legacy : the quest for human origins / Donald C. Johanson, Kate Wong.

Imprint New York : Harmony Books, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    569.9 JOH    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    569.9 JOH    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    569.9 JOH    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 309 p. : col. ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-292) and index.
Contents The woman who shook up man's family tree -- Unfinished business -- Rocky beginnings -- Pay dirt -- Several successful field seasons -- Getting to know Lucy better -- Lucy's world -- Growing up Australopithecine -- The dawn of humankind -- The first Australopithecines -- Ecce homo -- Leaving the motherland -- The hobbits of Flores -- The Neandertals -- The rise of Homo sapiens -- Epilogue: Unsolved mysteries.
Summary In this sequel to the "New York Times" bestseller "Lucy: The Beginnings of Mankind," celebrated paleoanthropologist Johanson, along with Wong, explore the extraordinary discoveries since Lucy was unearthed more than three decades ago.
Subject Lucy (Prehistoric hominid)
Australopithecus afarensis.
Human beings -- Origin.
Added Author Wong, Kate.
ISBN 9780307396396

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