Wisdom of Bones, The: In Search of Human Origins

By: Walker, Alan; and Shipman, Pat

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Softcover, first UK edition, 494gms, 270 pages. This is the story of the excavation of the 'Nariokotome Boy', found in Kenya in 1984, 1.5 million years old and the most complete skeleton of Homo erectus ever found. Combining science and personal insight, the book tells of the years of detective work using every imaginable scientific aid, and presents extraordinary insights into our species. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

Title: Wisdom of Bones, The: In Search of Human Origins

Author Name: Walker, Alan; and Shipman, Pat

Categories: First Editions, Anthropology, History,

Edition: First UK Edition

Publisher: London, England, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1996

ISBN Number: 0297816705

ISBN Number 13: 9780297816706

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Not Applicable

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 001157

Keywords: History, Science, Archaeology, Palaentology, Anthropology,