'By far the best illustrated introduction for the general reader to that 20-million-year long tale' New Scientist
Chris Stringer is Research Leader in Human Origins at the Natural History Museum, London and has been active an researcher in palaeonathropology for over 30 years. Chris Stringer is author of In Search of the Neanderthals (with Clive Gamble), Homo Britannicus and The Origin of Our Species. Peter Andrews was Research Leader in Human Origins at the Natural History Museum, London and is now curator of Blandford Museum. Both have been active researchers in palaeonathropology for over 30 years.
'A spectacular, authoritative guide.... It will bring you up to
speed on even the most recent discoveries' - Archaeology
'Readable and accessible ... this is the book to read' - BBC History Magazine
'Read it and evolve' - Current World Archaeology
'An illuminating and interesting, up-to-date account' - The Biologist