The sediments of time : my lifelong search for the past

Book
Published 2020
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Summary:

"Meave Leakey's thrilling, high-stakes memoir-written with her daughter Samira-encapsulates her distinguished life and career on the front lines of the hunt for our human origins, a quest made all the more notable by her stature as a woman in a highly competitive, male-dominated field"-- Provided by publisher.

ISBN:
9780358206675 (hardcover)
9780358206675
0358206677
Description:
320 pages
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Beginnings
A change in track
Racing against the clock
Changing of the guard
Water, water everywhere
A brave new world
Nine lives
A new early biped
Another piece of the puzzle
Open country survivors
A friend for Lucy?
Early homo : a horrible muddle
Becoming grandmas
Growing brains
The ice house
The first explorers
A very good Hominin
Through thick and thin
Migrating mutants.
LCCN:
2019050624
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