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Shaping humanity : how science, art, and imagination help us understand our origins

Author: John Gurche
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How an artist draws on fossil discoveries and forensic techniques to create transfixing reconstructions of long-lost human ancestors

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Gurche
ISBN: 9780300182026 0300182023
OCLC Number: 869526127
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm
Responsibility: John Gurche.

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"Paleoartist John Gurche crafts hyperrealistic sculptures of extinct hominins, built up from casts or three-dimensional models of their skeletons. . . . [A] coffee-table gem."-Nature * Nature * Won Read more...

 
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