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Cro-Magnon : how the Ice Age gave birth to the first modern humans / Brian Fagan.

Fagan, Brian M. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781596915824 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 159691582X (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 295 p. : ill., [8] p. of plates ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-283) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Momentous encounters -- Neanderthal ancestors -- Neanderthals and their world -- The quiet people -- The 10,000th grandmother -- Great mobility -- The realm of the Lion Man -- Fat, flints, and furs -- Gravettians -- The power of the hunt -- Magdalenians -- The challenge of warming.
Subject: Cro-Magnons.
Human evolution.
Glacial epoch.
Neanderthals.
Prehistoric peoples.

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