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From Lucy to language

Author: Donald C Johanson; Blake Edgar
Publisher: Johannesburg : Witwatersrand University Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lucy, the oldest, best preserved human skeleton was discovered in Ethiopia in 1974. This discovery prompted a complete reevaluation of previous evidence for human origins. Part 1 of this book addresses the issues facing anyone seeking to decipher the mystery of human origins. Part 2 profiles over fifty of the most significant early human fossils ever found.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald C Johanson; Blake Edgar
ISBN: 1868143082 9781868143085
OCLC Number: 122297552
Notes: "A Peter Nevraumont book."--Prelim.
Description: 272 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 31 cm
Responsibility: Donald Johanson? principle photography by David Brill.

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Lucy, the oldest, best preserved human skeleton was discovered in Ethiopia in 1974. This discovery prompted a complete reevaluation of previous evidence for human origins. Part 1 of this book addresses the issues facing anyone seeking to decipher the mystery of human origins. Part 2 profiles over fifty of the most significant early human fossils ever found.

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