People of the earth: an introduction to world prehistory

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Longman, 1998 - History - 629 pages
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User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

I give up. I've been working on this one off and on for the better part of two years; it reads just like the fusty old textbook you'd expect. It's a litany of facts and terms, with nothing to keep ... Read full review

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Great to get a overall high-level sense of what humans were doing and like from earliest stone tool makers to beginning of all the major civilizations around the world. Read full review

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Introducing World Prehistory
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Chapter Summary
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Potassium Argon Dating
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About the author (1998)

Brian M. Fagan, Emeritus Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, is a leading authority on world prehistory. His many books include Floods, Famines, and Emperors.

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