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Author Reader, John.

Title Missing links : in search of human origins / John Reader ; [foreword by Andrew Hill].

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    569.9 REA 2011    Available
Edition [Enlarged and updated ed.]
Description xvii, 538 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 26 cm.
Note Previous eds. published as: Missing links : the hunt for earliest man.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [437]-523) and index.
Contents Time and place -- The meaning of fossils -- Nothing so rare -- Neanderthal man (1857) -- Neanderthals and modern humans -- Java man (1891) -- Piltdown man (1912) -- Australopithecus africanus (1925) -- Peking man (1926) -- Australopithecus substantiated (1936) -- Zinjanthropus boisei (1959) -- Tools -- Homo habilis (1964) -- 1470 (1972) and the oldest man -- Australopithecus afarensis (1978) -- Footprints -- Ardipithecus ramidus (1994 & 2009).
Subject Fossil hominids.
Paleoanthropology -- History.
Anthropology, Prehistoric.
ISBN 9780199276851
0199276854

 
    
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