The Resource The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors, Ann Gibbons

The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors, Ann Gibbons

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The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors
Title
The first human
Title remainder
the race to discover our earliest ancestors
Statement of responsibility
Ann Gibbons
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the search for the missing link between humans and apes journeys into the competitive world of fossil hunting and the lives of competing scientists determined to uncover the mysteries of human evolution
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
189907
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gibbons, Ann
Dewey number
560
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fossil hominids
  • Human evolution
Target audience
adult
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the race to discover our earliest ancestors
Label
The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors, Ann Gibbons
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Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-291) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Map: the cradle of humanity -- "First Human" fossil finds by year -- Time line: the human family -- The fossil hunters -- African trailblazers -- Continental divide -- The early ancestor -- Drawing bloodlines -- Lucy, the late ancestor -- Defining humans -- Banishment -- The lady of the lake -- A view from afar -- The root ape -- West side story -- Turf wars -- Toeing the line -- Millennium man -- Toumaèi -- Bones of contention -- Habitat for humanity
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Anchor books ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 303 pages, [8] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307279828
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
6DF30E9E-FBE4-4CC2-9120-32C3FE21240A
System control number
(OCoLC)894799029
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The first human : the race to discover our earliest ancestors, Ann Gibbons
Link
Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-291) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Map: the cradle of humanity -- "First Human" fossil finds by year -- Time line: the human family -- The fossil hunters -- African trailblazers -- Continental divide -- The early ancestor -- Drawing bloodlines -- Lucy, the late ancestor -- Defining humans -- Banishment -- The lady of the lake -- A view from afar -- The root ape -- West side story -- Turf wars -- Toeing the line -- Millennium man -- Toumaèi -- Bones of contention -- Habitat for humanity
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Anchor books ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 303 pages, [8] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307279828
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
6DF30E9E-FBE4-4CC2-9120-32C3FE21240A
System control number
(OCoLC)894799029
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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