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Author Falk, Dean.

Title The fossil chronicles : how two controversial discoveries changed our view of human evolution / Dean Falk.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    599.938 FAL    Available
Description xiv, 259 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-251) and index.
Contents Of paleopolitics and missing links -- Taung : a fossil to rival Piltdown -- Taung's checkered past -- Sulcal skirmishes -- Once upon a hobbit -- Flo's little brain -- Sick hobbits, quarrelsome scientists -- Whence Homo floresiensis? -- Bones to pick.
Subject Fossil hominids.
Flores man.
Australopithecines.
Human remains (Archaeology)
Human evolution -- Philosophy.
Paleoanthropology.
ISBN 9780520266704 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520266706 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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