The Resource Deep history : the architecture of past and present, Andrew Shryock and Daniel Lord Smail ; with Timothy Earle [and others]

Deep history : the architecture of past and present, Andrew Shryock and Daniel Lord Smail ; with Timothy Earle [and others]

Label
Deep history : the architecture of past and present
Title
Deep history
Title remainder
the architecture of past and present
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Shryock and Daniel Lord Smail ; with Timothy Earle [and others]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Humans have always been interested in their origins, but historians have been reluctant to write about the long stretches of time before the invention of writing. In fact, the deep past was left out of most historical writing almost as soon as it was discovered. This breakthrough book, as important for readers interested in the present as in the past, brings science into history to offer a dazzling new vision of humanity across time. Team-written by leading experts in a variety of fields, it maps events, cultures, and eras across millions of years to present a new scale for understanding the hu
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
599.93/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN281
LC item number
.S457 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Deep history : the architecture of past and present, Andrew Shryock and Daniel Lord Smail ; with Timothy Earle [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-323) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Imagining the human in deep time / Andrew Shryock, Thomas R. Trautmann, and Clive Gamble -- Body / Daniel Lord Smail and Andrew Shryock -- Energy and ecosystems / Mary C. Stiner and Gillian Feeley-Harnik -- Language / April McMahon, Thomas R. Trautmann, and Andrew Shryock -- Food / Felipe Fernández-Armesto with Daniel Lord Smail -- Deep kinship / Thomas R. Trautmann, Gillian Feeley-Harnik, and John C. Mitani -- Migration / Timothy Earle and Clive Gamble with Hendrik Poinar -- Goods / Daniel Lord Smail, Mary C. Stiner, and Timothy Earle -- Scale / Mary C. Stiner [and others]
Control code
ocn755615129
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 342 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520949669
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttqxcfs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25851573
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)755615129
  • pebco0520949668

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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