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Published: 09 December 2010

256 Pages | 5 b/w illus. & 1 table

ISBN: 9780199239191

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The Humans Who Went Extinct

Why Neanderthals Died Out and We Survived

Clive Finlayson

  • A fresh, ecological focus, looking at how scientists piece together clues about changing climate in the recent past, and how early peoples coped with it
  • Challengers readers' perspectives by emphasizing that we were not the only kind of human around
  • Looks at Neanderthals and Moderns together, within a changing ecological landscape
  • Tells the story leading up to Jared Diamond's Guns, Germs, and Steel amd ends where it begins

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