Fossils, evidence of vanished worlds

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Harry N. Abrams, Feb 1, 1994 - Nature - 191 pages
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An informative and copiously illustrated exploration of the discovery of prehistoric humans and the development of the science of paleontology examines how humankind's fascination with the past of the human race has helped us understand our place in the world. Original.

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I'm not sure how you turn such a great subject into such dull prose, though the translator may be to blame. Two stars for the subject and another for the fantastic if too-small photos and illustrations. Read full review

Contents

MYTHS AND LEGENDS
11
THE QUEST FOR MEANING
27
THE AGE OF SCIENTISTS
59
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