2007, English, Book, Illustrated edition: The discovery of the hobbit : the scientific breakthrough that changed the face of human history / Mike Morwood and Penny van Oosterzee. Morwood, M. J. (Michael John); Morwood, Mike.

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The discovery of the hobbit : the scientific breakthrough that changed the face of human history / Mike Morwood and Penny van Oosterzee
 
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Physical Description
  • 326 p. [ 8] p. of plates. : ill. (some co.), maps., ports. ; 24 cm.
  • 326 p, [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Published
  • Milsons Point, N.S.W. : Random House Australia, 2007 [i.e. 2006].
Language
  • English

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Title
  • The discovery of the hobbit : the scientific breakthrough that changed the face of human history /​ Mike Morwood and Penny van Oosterzee.
Also Titled
  • New human : the strange story of the 'hobbit' : how the biggest discovery in anthropology since Lucy shattered more than a century of textbook science
Author
  • Morwood, M. J. (Michael John)
  • Morwood, Mike.
Other Authors
  • Van Oosterzee, Penny.
Published
  • Milsons Point, N.S.W. : Random House Australia, 2007 [i.e. 2006].
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 326 p. [ 8] p. of plates. : ill. (some co.), maps., ports. ; 24 cm.
  • 326 p, [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm.
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Summary
  • When in October 2004 the prestigious science publication, Nature published the discovery of a 3-foot (1-metre) tall hominid skeleton, the world's press went wild. Hailed as one of the most important scientific discoveries for years, the 'Hobbit', as the adult female came to be known, entered the history books.
Contents
  • 1. In the Footsteps of the Father
  • 2. Stories from Cold Cave
  • 3. Planning the Project
  • 4. A Body of Evidence
  • 5. The Devil of Dogma
  • 6. Out of Asia
  • 7. Islands in the Evolutionary Stream
  • 8. The Reaction
  • 9. Something Old, Something New ...
Notes
  • Qld Premier's Literary Award.
  • Includes index.
  • Bibliography, p. 308-316.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 174166702X (pbk.)
  • 9781741667028 (pbk.)
Dewey Number
  • 930.10283095986
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