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The Piltdown confession : a novel

Author: Irwin Schwartz
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st ed
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On his deathbed, amateur archeologist Charles Dawson confesses to perpetrating the Piltdown Man hoax. With the aid of maps and drawings, he describes how he succeeded in conning the scientific community into accepting normal bones as those of an extinct human species.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Biographical fiction
Named Person: Charles Dawson; Charles Dawson
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irwin Schwartz
ISBN: 031211043X 9780312110437
OCLC Number: 29793063
Notes: "A Wyatt book."
Description: vi, 210 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Irwin Schwartz.

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On his deathbed, amateur archeologist Charles Dawson confesses to perpetrating the Piltdown Man hoax. With the aid of maps and drawings, he describes how he succeeded in conning the scientific community into accepting normal bones as those of an extinct human species.

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