Every Bone Tells a Story: Hominin Discoveries, Deductions, and Debates

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Every Bone Tells a Story: Hominin Discoveries, Deductions, and Debates

by Jill Rubalcaba, Peter Robertshaw

First Release:

March 2010

ISBN: 9781580891646

When did language begin? How did early humans populate the globe? By looking closely at four of the most significant hominins ever discovered, the authors explain how Turkana Boy, Lapedo Child, Kennewick Man, and Iceman have influenced debates about the nature of the earliest members of the family Hominidae. Further reading. Time line. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Map. Full-color photographs.

  • ISBN: 9781580891646
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: -
    Publisher: Charlesbridge
    Page Count: 192
    Trim Size: 6" x 9"
    Authors: Jill Rubalcaba, Peter Robertshaw
    Dewey Classification: 930.1
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 7.6, Points: 6
    Lexile: Level: 1010L
    Awards & Honors: YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Finalist, 2011; Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12: 2011; Children's Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Children's Choices - Best Books of 2011, Special Interests, Science
    Genre: Nonfic
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