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The Resource The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors, Ann Gibbons

The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors, Ann Gibbons

Label
The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors
Title
The first human
Title remainder
the race to discover our earliest ancestors
Statement of responsibility
Ann Gibbons
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gibbons, Ann
Dewey number
599.93/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GN282
LC item number
.G52 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fossil hominids
  • Human evolution
  • Human beings
Label
The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors, Ann Gibbons
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-294) and index
Contents
Map: the cradle of humanity -- "First Human" fossil finds by year -- Time line: the human family -- The fossil hunters -- African trailblazers -- Continental divide -- The early ancestor -- Drawing bloodlines -- Lucy, the late ancestor -- Defining humans -- Banishment -- The lady of the lake -- A view from afar -- The root ape -- West side story -- Turf wars -- Toeing the line -- Millennium man -- Toumai -- Bones of contention -- Habitat for humanity
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 306 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385512268
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005053780
Other control number
9780385512268
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
ocm61652817
Label
The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors, Ann Gibbons
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-294) and index
Contents
Map: the cradle of humanity -- "First Human" fossil finds by year -- Time line: the human family -- The fossil hunters -- African trailblazers -- Continental divide -- The early ancestor -- Drawing bloodlines -- Lucy, the late ancestor -- Defining humans -- Banishment -- The lady of the lake -- A view from afar -- The root ape -- West side story -- Turf wars -- Toeing the line -- Millennium man -- Toumai -- Bones of contention -- Habitat for humanity
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 306 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385512268
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005053780
Other control number
9780385512268
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
ocm61652817

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