The Resource The world from beginnings to 4000 BCE, Ian Tattersall

The world from beginnings to 4000 BCE, Ian Tattersall

Label
The world from beginnings to 4000 BCE
Title
The world from beginnings to 4000 BCE
Statement of responsibility
Ian Tattersall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To be human is to be curious. And one of the things we are most curious about is how we came to be who we are--how we evolved over millions of years to become creatures capable of inquiring into our own evolution. In this lively and readable introduction, renowned anthropologist Ian Tattersall thoroughly examines both the fossil and archeological records to trace human evolution from the earliest beginnings of our zoological family Hominidae, through the emergence of Homo sapiens, to the Agricultural Revolution. He begins with an accessible overview of evolutionary theory and then explores the
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
599.93/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN281
LC item number
.T375 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The new Oxford world history
Label
The world from beginnings to 4000 BCE, Ian Tattersall
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-132) 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
Evolutionary processes -- Fossils and ancient artifacts -- On their own two feet -- Emergence of the genus homo -- Getting brainier -- Modern human origins -- Settled life
Control code
ocn227208434
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 143 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435642539
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26486568
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)227208434
  • pebcs0199721718
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.

Library Locations

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