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The Resource The invaders : how humans and their dogs drove Neanderthals to extinction, Pat Shipman

The invaders : how humans and their dogs drove Neanderthals to extinction, Pat Shipman

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The invaders : how humans and their dogs drove Neanderthals to extinction
Title
The invaders
Title remainder
how humans and their dogs drove Neanderthals to extinction
Statement of responsibility
Pat Shipman
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Humans domesticated dogs soon after Neanderthals began to disappear. This alliance between two predator species, Pat Shipman hypothesizes, made possible unprecedented success in hunting large Ice Age mammals a distinct and ultimately decisive advantage for human invaders at a time when climate change made both humans and Neanderthals vulnerable
Summary
Humans domesticated dogs soon after Neanderthals began to disappear. This alliance between two predator species, Pat Shipman hypothesizes, made possible unprecedented success in hunting large Ice Age mammals—a distinct and ultimately decisive advantage for human invaders at a time when climate change made both humans and Neanderthals vulnerable
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10534437
Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-
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Shipman, Pat
Dewey number
569.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Human beings
  • Human beings
  • Human evolution
  • Neanderthals
  • Dogs
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Predation (Biology)
  • Introduced organisms
Target audience
adult
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how humans and their dogs drove neanderthals to extinction
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The invaders : how humans and their dogs drove Neanderthals to extinction, Pat Shipman
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
And he is us -- Here we come, ready or not -- Time is of the essence -- Who wins in an invasion? -- How do you know what you think you know? -- What's for dinner? -- What does an invasion look like? -- Going, going, gone... -- Guess who else is coming to dinner? -- Bearing up under competition pressure -- The Jagger principle -- Dogged -- Why dogs? -- When is a wolf not a wolf? -- What happened and why
Control code
ocn893897294
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780674736764
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893897294
Label
The invaders : how humans and their dogs drove Neanderthals to extinction, Pat Shipman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
And he is us -- Here we come, ready or not -- Time is of the essence -- Who wins in an invasion? -- How do you know what you think you know? -- What's for dinner? -- What does an invasion look like? -- Going, going, gone... -- Guess who else is coming to dinner? -- Bearing up under competition pressure -- The Jagger principle -- Dogged -- Why dogs? -- When is a wolf not a wolf? -- What happened and why
Control code
ocn893897294
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780674736764
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014034978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893897294

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