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Published: 29 January 2004

248 Pages | 12 halftones

ISBN: 9780198607809

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The Piltdown Forgery

Fiftieth Anniversary Edition

J. S. Weiner
Introduction and Afterword by Chris Stringer

  • The definitive presentation of a classic scientific detective story.
  • New foreword and afterword by Prof. Chris Stringer, of the Natural History Museum in London.
  • Weiner is one of the scientists who discovered the fraud, this is his account of how he came to uncover it, he also discusses the propable authorship of one of the greatest hoaxes of our time.