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The Resource Early humans, [project editor, Phil Wilkinson ; special photography, Dave King]

Early humans, [project editor, Phil Wilkinson ; special photography, Dave King]

Label
Early humans
Title
Early humans
Statement of responsibility
[project editor, Phil Wilkinson ; special photography, Dave King]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Text and photographs present a description of early humans, their origins, their tools and weapons, how they hunted and foraged for food, and the role of family life, money, religion, and magic
Member of
Cataloging source
BKX
Dewey number
930.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN744
LC item number
.E27 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilkinson, Philip
  • King, Dave
  • Dorling Kindersley, Inc
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Civilization, Ancient
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Early humans, [project editor, Phil Wilkinson ; special photography, Dave King]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Discover how the world's first people lived-- from cave dwellings to the tools of the Iron Age"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Human or ape? -- Prehistoric food -- Toolmakers -- Flintworking -- Moving northwards -- Coming of fire -- Life in the Ice Age -- Ice-Age hunters -- Modern humans -- First artists -- Hunting and gathering -- Desert hunters -- Tilling the soil -- Clothing and fabrics -- Skin deep -- Magic -- Death and burial -- Ancient writing -- Bronzeworking -- Beauties of bronze -- Bronze-Age warior -- Iron-Age finery -- Life in the Iron Age -- Men of iron -- Ancient China -- Small change -- Central Americans -- North Americans -- Digging up the past -- Did you know? -- Who's who? -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocm58832817
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756610678
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2005278223
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1241898
Label
Early humans, [project editor, Phil Wilkinson ; special photography, Dave King]
Publication
Note
  • "Discover how the world's first people lived-- from cave dwellings to the tools of the Iron Age"--Cover
  • Includes index
Contents
Human or ape? -- Prehistoric food -- Toolmakers -- Flintworking -- Moving northwards -- Coming of fire -- Life in the Ice Age -- Ice-Age hunters -- Modern humans -- First artists -- Hunting and gathering -- Desert hunters -- Tilling the soil -- Clothing and fabrics -- Skin deep -- Magic -- Death and burial -- Ancient writing -- Bronzeworking -- Beauties of bronze -- Bronze-Age warior -- Iron-Age finery -- Life in the Iron Age -- Men of iron -- Ancient China -- Small change -- Central Americans -- North Americans -- Digging up the past -- Did you know? -- Who's who? -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocm58832817
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756610678
Isbn Type
(trade bdg.)
Lccn
2005278223
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1241898

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