Neanderthal

Neanderthal


Neanderthal guy has a mythical prestige. His stocky, bushy, human-like determine, with heavy forehead and receding chin, lumbers clumsily round in our collective mind's eye. yet will we comprehend who Neanderthal guy relatively is? was once he our direct ancestor, or used to be he probably a extra alien determine, now not within the line of contemporary human descent in any respect, genetically very designated - the sufferer instead of the driver of the unfold of humankind around the globe? the unique Neanderthal bones have been unearthed to nice scholarly pleasure within the Neander valley in Germany within the mid-19th century. This paintings brings jointly all of the examine into Homo sapiens neanderthalensis; into his international, his know-how, his lifestyle (and demise, even his beliefs), his origins and his dating with us.

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