Human Beginnings in South Africa: Uncovering the Secrets of the Stone Age by H.J. Deacon

Human Beginnings in South Africa: Uncovering the Secrets of the Stone Age by H.J. Deacon

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Describes our primate ancestors, outlines the process of emergence of the modern human species, and follows its development through Khoisan prehistory to the point of European contact. This book is suitable for professionals, university students and for avocational archeology.

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In this readable, contemporary account, two of Africa's leading archaeologists present what we have learned about the development of human species in Southern Africa in 150 years of research. Generously illustrated with over 100 photos, drawings, and maps, the Deacons describe our primate ancestors, outline the process of emergence of the modern human species, and follow its development through Khoisan prehistory to the point of European contact.

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SKU GOR007105928
Title Human Beginnings in South Africa: Uncovering the Secrets of the Stone Age
Author By (author) H.J. Deacon
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher AltaMira Press,U.S.
Year Published 1999
Number of Pages 224
ISBN 10 0761990860
ISBN 13 9780761990864
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Description

Details

In this readable, contemporary account, two of Africa's leading archaeologists present what we have learned about the development of human species in Southern Africa in 150 years of research. Generously illustrated with over 100 photos, drawings, and maps, the Deacons describe our primate ancestors, outline the process of emergence of the modern human species, and follow its development through Khoisan prehistory to the point of European contact.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR007105928
Title Human Beginnings in South Africa: Uncovering the Secrets of the Stone Age
Author By (author) H.J. Deacon
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher AltaMira Press,U.S.
Year Published 1999
Number of Pages 224
ISBN 10 0761990860
ISBN 13 9780761990864
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No