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Dragon bones : the story of Peking man

Author: Penny Van Oosterzee
Publisher: St Leonards N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Men killed, stole and died for them. "Dragon bones", coveted throughout China for their medicinal powers, are in reality animal fossils, ground down and sold through back-street apothecaries. This  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Penny Van Oosterzee
ISBN: 186508123X 9781865081236
OCLC Number: 45853997
Description: v, 198 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: 1 Dragon Bones 1 --
2 Into the Teeth of the Dragon 34 --
3 Peking Man 77 --
4 Missing in Action 124 --
5 The Supporting Act 154 --
6 Whatever Happened to Homo erectus? 180.
Responsibility: Penny van Oosterzee.
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