“A spectacular, authoritative guide. . . . It will bring you up to speed on even the most recent discoveries.” (Archaeology)
“Its style and format make it accessible—and attractive—to a far larger audience and it deserves the widest readership.” (Times Higher Education Supplement)
“Nicely illustrated with a good selection of black-and-white and full-color photographs and drawings.” (Choice)
“A lavishly illustrated account . . . clearly and authoritatively written . . . describes how the human species evolved into the most successful invasive on Earth.” (Choice)
“…a readable introduction to human evolution.” (The Guardian)
About the Author
Chris Stringer is Head of Human Origins at the Natural History Museum, London.
Peter Andrews is the former Head of Human Origins at the Natural History Museum, London.