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The Resource A pocket history of human evolution : how we became sapiens, Silvana Condemi, François Savatier

A pocket history of human evolution : how we became sapiens, Silvana Condemi, François Savatier

Label
A pocket history of human evolution : how we became sapiens
Title
A pocket history of human evolution
Title remainder
how we became sapiens
Statement of responsibility
Silvana Condemi, François Savatier
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A concise, illustrated update on our earliest ancestors (Homo erectus, ergaster, the Neanderthals, Denisovans, and other) and what accelerated Homo sapiens' evolution and left us the sole surviving species among many other ancient bipedal "humans"
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Condemi, Silvana
Dewey number
599.93/809
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN281
LC item number
.C586413 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Savatier, François
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human evolution
  • Human beings
Label
A pocket history of human evolution : how we became sapiens, Silvana Condemi, François Savatier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Revised translation of: Dernières nouvelles de sapiens. [La Plaine-Saint-Denis] : Flammarion, 2018
  • From the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-142) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A biped descends from an ape -- Culture, the evolutionary accelerator -- My big head (almost) killed me -- What obligate bipedalism has made us -- Hunting arouses all of the senses -- The first conquest of the planet -- And Homo sapiens emerged... -- The spread of Homo sapiens over the entire planet -- The emergence of the tribe -- War and the state
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
153 pages
Isbn
9781615196043
Lccn
2019030095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • on1110147463
  • (OCoLC)1110147463
Label
A pocket history of human evolution : how we became sapiens, Silvana Condemi, François Savatier
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Revised translation of: Dernières nouvelles de sapiens. [La Plaine-Saint-Denis] : Flammarion, 2018
  • From the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-142) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A biped descends from an ape -- Culture, the evolutionary accelerator -- My big head (almost) killed me -- What obligate bipedalism has made us -- Hunting arouses all of the senses -- The first conquest of the planet -- And Homo sapiens emerged... -- The spread of Homo sapiens over the entire planet -- The emergence of the tribe -- War and the state
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
153 pages
Isbn
9781615196043
Lccn
2019030095
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • on1110147463
  • (OCoLC)1110147463

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