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The Resource The origin of humankind, Richard Leakey

The origin of humankind, Richard Leakey

Label
The origin of humankind
Title
The origin of humankind
Statement of responsibility
Richard Leakey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book answers the question: What made humans human? Leakey argues that when one of our hominid ancestors acquired the ability to walk upright (called "bipedalism"), the evolution of modern humans became possible, perhaps even inevitable
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leakey, Richard E
Dewey number
573.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1280L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GN281
LC item number
.L39 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Science masters series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human evolution
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Hominidae
  • Biological Evolution
  • Human evolution
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Evolutie
  • Fysische antropologie
  • Mensapen
  • Mensen
  • Antropologia
  • Evolucao (teoria)
Label
The origin of humankind, Richard Leakey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-164) 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
The first humans -- A crowded family -- A different kind of human -- Man the noble hunter? -- The origin of modern humans -- The language of art -- The art of language -- The origin of mind
Control code
1080466
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 171 pages
Isbn
9780465053131
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94003617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780465053131
  • (OCoLC)30739453
Label
The origin of humankind, Richard Leakey
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-164) 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
The first humans -- A crowded family -- A different kind of human -- Man the noble hunter? -- The origin of modern humans -- The language of art -- The art of language -- The origin of mind
Control code
1080466
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 171 pages
Isbn
9780465053131
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
94003617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780465053131
  • (OCoLC)30739453

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