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Catching fire : how cooking made us human

Author: Richard W Wrangham
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, 2010, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A startling new theory that the invention of cooking led to the creation of the human species

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard W Wrangham
ISBN: 9780465020416 0465020410 9780465013623 0465013627
OCLC Number: 755214607
Awards: Short-listed for BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2010
Description: v, 309 p. ; 22 cm
Other Titles: How cooking made us human
Responsibility: Richard Wrangham.
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Publishers Weekly "[A] fascinating study... Wrangham's lucid, accessible treatise ranges across nutritional science, Paleontology and studies of ape behavior and hunter-gatherer societies; the result Read more...

 
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