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Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

User Review  - Colin - Goodreads

Interesting overview of the current (circa 2006) scientific thinking on the development of humanity and culture. Provides interesting insights into our prehistoric levels of altruism, violence ... Read full review

Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

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Not bad as a general survey and I liked the writing style, but all the things mentioned in this book can be read from other well-written popular science books that have dived deeper. Besides, this book contains too many speculations. Read full review

Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

User Review  - Lucy - Goodreads

Not bad as a general survey and I liked the writing style, but all the things mentioned in this book can be read from other well-written popular science books that have dived deeper. Besides, this book contains too many speculations. Read full review

Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

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I have a soft spot for prehistory, and so found much of Wade's account fascinating. However, when he turns to the idea of "continental races" he lost me, particularly because--just prior--he'd ... Read full review

Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

User Review  - Angela Sorby - Goodreads

I have a soft spot for prehistory, and so found much of Wade's account fascinating. However, when he turns to the idea of "continental races" he lost me, particularly because--just prior--he'd ... Read full review

Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

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Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

User Review  - Terry Dullum - Goodreads

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Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

User Review  - Goodreads

It's readable but filled with nonsense about genetics. Of course, that's because it's about a theoretical part of science. Some parts interesting. Read full review

Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

User Review  - Madeleine McLaughlin - Goodreads

It's readable but filled with nonsense about genetics. Of course, that's because it's about a theoretical part of science. Some parts interesting. Read full review

Review: Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Aimed at a general audience, this book covers what genetics can tell us about human history from the time we branched off from the other apes until almost modern times. It covers bodily developments ... Read full review


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