The book has a good writing style and is very readable with clear and relevant examples.
It would make a great gift, a great reference book, a great textbook for an anthropology course, or just a great read for yourself.
I would recommend this book to anyone interested in science, and wishing to get current in this area.
In this outreach work, the author describes the possible paths of the evolution of man from twenty million years ago. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Eric Mascarin Perigault
I found the book to thorough in detail and well laid out but it had too many pictures. Or perhaps more appropriately too many effectively irrelevant pictures. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Jason
Dry book, but a good one. One always has to stay on top of things, especially things like this which are changing with new info. Read morePublished 8 months ago by BronxRev
anyone interested in our origins, in how we came to be who we, as human beings are...this book will take you into that wonderful mystery and treat your eyes and imagination to a... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Stanley S Smith
Chris Stringer can write better than most other paleoanthropologists. That helps to make this book a fairly good intro to the subject. Highly readable. Highly knowledgable. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Alfred Sundel
I was very impressed with all the illustrations. It gives a comprehensive and understandable review of human evolution and I am delighted to have the book as reference in in... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Gail Harris
Purchased this book to enhance my daughters biology and history education however I ended up reading the text myself. Pictures and graphics are beautiful.Published 14 months ago by Jared
I was required to buy this book for a college course several years ago. Istill have it and never plan to sell it. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Choruk Diryc