Explores why stone tools attract modern people and what making them means to those who pursue this art
John C. Whittaker is an assistant professor of anthropology at Grinnell College.
"This is a superb book, authored by one of the only people with both the anthropological background and the connections in the world of contemporary flintknapping to write it. It really is unlike any work I'm aware of in lithics studies."--Michael Stafford, Director, Cranbrook Institute of Science