The Resource The Nariokotome Homo erectus skeleton, edited by Alan Walker and Richard Leakey

The Nariokotome Homo erectus skeleton, edited by Alan Walker and Richard Leakey

Label
The Nariokotome Homo erectus skeleton
Title
The Nariokotome Homo erectus skeleton
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alan Walker and Richard Leakey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOC
Dewey number
573.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN284
LC item number
.N37 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Nariokotome Homo erectus skeleton, edited by Alan Walker and Richard Leakey
Publication
Note
Includes two folded maps in pocket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [435]-448) and index
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  • mel
Contents
  • 1. Introduction / Richard Leakey and Alan Walker -- Pt. I. The Site. 2. Geologic Setting and Age / Francis H. Brown and Ian McDougall. 3. Microstratigraphy and Paleoenvironments / Craig S. Feibel and Francis H. Brown. 4. Taphonomy / Alan Walker. 5. The Faunal Context / John M. Harris and Meave Leakey -- Pt. II. The Specimen. 6. The Skull / Alan Walker and Richard Leakey. 7. The Postcranial Bones / Alan Walker and Richard Leakey. 8. The Dentition / Barbara Brown and Alan Walker -- Pt. III. Analytical Studies. 9. The Physiological Age of KNM-WT 15000 / B. Holly Smith. 10. The Reconstruction of the Pelvis / Alan Walker and Christopher B. Ruff. 11. Body Size and Body Shape / Christopher B. Ruff and Alan Walker. 12. The Thoracic and Lumbar Vertebrae / Bruce Latimer and Carol V. Ward. 13. The Rib Cage / Lyman M. Jellema, Bruce Latimer and Alan Walker. 14. The Endocast / David Begun and Alan Walker. 15. The Vertebral Canal / Ann MacLarnon
  • 16. A Morphometric Study of Facial Growth / Joan T. Richtsmeier and Alan Walker. 17. Perspectives on the Nariokotome Discovery / Alan Walker -- A Note on Accession Numbers -- The Preparation and Casting of the Specimen
Control code
000009335849
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
457 p.
Isbn
9780674600751
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
92032985
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
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.b33847216
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26633945
  • ms33847216

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Melbourne Burwood CampusBorrow it
      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
      -37.846510 145.115099
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