Finlayson Clive Books
Books di Finlayson Clive Biologia umana e argomenti correlati
Neanderthals and Modern Humans
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana (Paperback) , 2009
The Neanderthals were a people native to Europe during the Pleistocene period, who became extinct between forty and thirty thousand years ago. Challenging the commonly held view that extinction was caused by the arrival of our ancestors, Clive Finlayson provides evidence that their extinction actually occurred because...
The Humans Who Went Extinct
edizioni Oxford University Press , 2010
Hailed by Dan Agin in The Huffington Post as "fascinating...electrifying...an apocalyptic vision that puts a chill down one's back," this provocative book offers a new perspective on the extinction of the Neanderthals. Today, we think of Neanderthals as crude and clumsy, easily driven to extinction by the lithe, smart...
Humans Who Went Extinct
edizioni OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS , 2009
Just 28,000 years ago, the blink of an eye in geological time, the last of Neanderthals died out in their last outpost, in caves near Gibraltar. Thanks to cartoons and folk accounts we have a distorted view of these other humans - for that is what they were. We think of them as crude and clumsy and not very bright,...