"An informative read that shatters popular beliefs regarding "pre-civilized" society. Human language and writing systems date back all the way to Neanderthals, so what we use to describe civilization should be reevaluated."
""Shepard challenges us to 'reshape our image of man' and asks provocatively, 'Can we face the possibility that hunters were more fully human than their descendants?' By tracing the origins of the ecological crisis and the continuing loss of our essential humanness to an increasingly altered human consciousness...""
""If the US continues with current policies, the next decades will be marked by war, economic collapse, and environmental catastrophe. Resource depletion and population pressures are about to catch up with us, and no one is prepared. The political élites, especially in the US, are incapable of dealing with the situation, and have in mind a punishing game of "Last One Standing."""
"A paleolithic nutrition oriented book that critiques modern dietary habits and the influence technology has had on human eating. Being overweight is seen as an immune response to an unnatural diet. More of a light and practical read."