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Neandertal Enigma

James Shreeve

Neandertal Enigma

by James Shreeve

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Viking .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Early man,
  • Evolution,
  • Science: General Issues

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7643287M
    ISBN 100670866385
    ISBN 109780670866380

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The Neandertal Enigma: Solving the Mystery of Modern Human Origins Paperback – October 1, Cited by: Neandertal Enigma Paperback by James Shreeve (Author)/5(21).

With an interest in Ancient Man, I buy many books for new insights. This one is quite thorough,even looking at the history of what was thought about the first Neanderthals discovered, and providing good, broad look at who these people really were.

Plenty of illustrations and photos. There are newer books, but Neandertal Enigma book one is a classic/5(21). "Reading The Neanderthal Enigma is like sitting down with a wonderful storyteller in the cave where stories began." This prehistoric journey through Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, addressing the controversy surrounding the fate of the Neandertals, is "an extraordinarily clear presentation of the issues and the scientists behind them."/5.

The Neandertal Enigma Paperback – Import, by James Shreeve (Author)/5(21). Jan 15,  · The Neandertal Enigma: Solving the Mystery of Modern Human Origins First Edition Edition by James Shreeve (Author)/5(21). The Neandertal Enigma book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(13).

James Shreeve is the author of "The Neandertal Enigma: Solving the Mystery of Modern Human Origin, "and coauthor of "Lucy's Child: The Discovery of a Human Ancestor.

"His articles have appeared in "The Atlantic Monthly, Discover, National Geographic, Science, Smithsonian," and other publications/5(5).

James Shreeve is the author of "The Neandertal Enigma: Solving the Mystery of Modern Human Origin, "and coauthor of "Lucy's Child: The Discovery of a Human Ancestor. "His articles have appeared in "The Atlantic Monthly, Discover, National Geographic, Science, Smithsonian," and other publications.4/5(5).

Neanderthal Enigma: Solving the Mystery of Modern Human Origins. 1 5 1. by James Shreeve | this book provides a good introduction to what was known about Neandertals at the time; the history is detailed, including details of the many controversies surrounding Neandertal society and human evolution.

One thing that stands out loud and 4/5(1). Oct 01,  · texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library.

The Neandertal Enigma Item Preview remove-circlePages: Jan 13,  · Abstract. Young-earth creationists rightly consider that Neanderthals were human, but are divided on various issues, mainly because of the opposing views of Jack Cuozzo, author of Buried Alive.

and Marvin Lubenow, author of Bones of Contention. These differences include Neanderthal lifespan, causes of the Neanderthal distinctive morphology, why the Neanderthals disappeared, Author: Anne Habermehl.

``Enigma Variations'' might be a better title to this compendium of conjectures on the where, when, and why of human origins. Seasoned science writer Shreeve, who earlier collaborated with Donald Johanson (Lucy's Child, ), has trekked to remote sites in Zaire and South Africa, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, Francewherever vestiges of oldest, older, and modern humans have been foundto Author: James Shreeve.

Oct 01,  · The Neandertal Enigma is testament to how essential the poetic perspective is in divining the deeper implications of science for our own self-understanding.

AN ENLIGHTENING ACCOUNT Published by awordathought.com User, 19 years ago5/5(5). Aug 17,  · Mooresville Public Library (Mooresville, Indiana) presents a book trailer featuring "Still Living. Yeti, Sasquatch & the Neanderthal Enigma," by anthropologist Myra Shackley.

Jan 18,  · It's out of date (published init was one of my recent second hand book finds!) but its still a brilliant and interesting introduction to our ancestors. The Neandertal Enigma by James Shreeve published by William Morrow and Company You can read a series of brief articles about Neandertals on the BBC websiteAuthor: Crafty Green Poet.

Juan Luis Arsuaga's The Neanderthal's Necklace: In Search of the First Thinkers () is an excellent and compelling addition to my collection of paleoanthropological books. Arsuaga is a Spanish anthropologist and has spent much of his career at the famous archaeological sites /5.

Neanderthal, an extinct race of man, who quite possibly could be the "heroes of old, men of renown" [Genesis ] of which Genesis speaks. Neanderthals were originally thought to be a brutish ancestor of modern man in the hypothetical evolutionary chain, an intermediate stage between human and apes.

Get this from a library. The Neandertal enigma: solving the mystery of modern human origins. [James Shreeve] -- Challenges the belief that the Neandertal was the first true human species, revealing the existence of humans fifty thousand years earlier and considering why the Neandertal species died out.

“The time scale for evolutionary or genetic change is very long. A characteristic period for the emergence of one advanced species from another is perhaps a hundred thousand years; and very often the difference in behavior between closely related species -say, lions and tigers- do not seem very great.

The key to unraveling them lies with the Neandertals." "A fascination with this vanished race led the distinguished science writer James Shreeve on a journey through Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, searching for insights and evidence. Along the way he began to suspect that the Neandertal enigma could be understood only by a marvelous paradox.4/5(3).The Neanderthal Enigma: Solving the Mystery of Modern Human Origins Vol.

1 by James Shreeve (, Hardcover)/5(2).Buy Neandertal Enigma by James Shreeve online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop awordathought.com Range: $ - $