Fossil Man An evolutionary journey Author:Frank E. Poirier From the Preface: — "After teaching numerous large sections of introductory physical anthropology, it became evident to me that a book treating fossil man and his lifeways would be both useful and desirable. This book in an outgrowth of a desire to present an up-to-date picture of hominid evolution in a relatively nontechnical manner, which could... more » be easily digested by an introductory reader with little or no back ground. It is a concise overview of the present rapidly changing field of paleoanthropology. As such, specifics of tortuous taxonomic arguments are minimized and presented as simply as possible. "
The book includes a Forward by C Loring Brace.« less