The Resource The skull in the rock : how a scientist, a boy, and Google Earth opened a new window on human origins, by Lee R. Berger and Marc Aronson

The skull in the rock : how a scientist, a boy, and Google Earth opened a new window on human origins, by Lee R. Berger and Marc Aronson

Label
The skull in the rock : how a scientist, a boy, and Google Earth opened a new window on human origins
Title
The skull in the rock
Title remainder
how a scientist, a boy, and Google Earth opened a new window on human origins
Statement of responsibility
by Lee R. Berger and Marc Aronson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Chronicles the story behind one of the most significant archaeological discoveries of all time, explaining its significance for understanding human evolution and how it is shaping the thinking of the scientific community
  • The story behind one of the most significant archaeological discoveries of all time, explaining its significance for understanding human evolution and how it is shaping the thinking of the scientific community
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berger, Lee R
Dewey number
569.9096822
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1140L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GN282
LC item number
.A695 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aronson, Marc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fossil hominids
  • Human beings
  • Human evolution
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Paleoanthropology
  • Berger, Lee R.
  • Fossils
  • Human beings
  • Evolution
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Paleoanthropology
  • Berger, Lee R
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The skull in the rock : how a scientist, a boy, and Google Earth opened a new window on human origins, by Lee R. Berger and Marc Aronson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A book by Aronson & Glenn LLC"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 61) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first bone -- Seeing the anomaly -- Lucy -- The hunters set a trap -- "What is right in front of my eyes that I am missing?" -- If you look with new eyes you see new things -- The answer -- Dating Karabo -- The source -- What if Lee is all wrong about Sediba? -- The braided stream : a new view of evolution from Sediba to modern human
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781426310102
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012012943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
2012012943
Label
The skull in the rock : how a scientist, a boy, and Google Earth opened a new window on human origins, by Lee R. Berger and Marc Aronson
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A book by Aronson & Glenn LLC"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 61) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first bone -- Seeing the anomaly -- Lucy -- The hunters set a trap -- "What is right in front of my eyes that I am missing?" -- If you look with new eyes you see new things -- The answer -- Dating Karabo -- The source -- What if Lee is all wrong about Sediba? -- The braided stream : a new view of evolution from Sediba to modern human
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781426310102
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012012943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
2012012943

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