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The first human

Ann Gibbons

The first human

the race to discover our earlierst ancestors

by Ann Gibbons

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Published by Doubleday in New York, NY .
Written in English


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StatementAnn Gibbons.
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LC ClassificationsGN
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 306 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22729029M
ISBN 100385512260

May 15,  · Much of the first half of the novel is taken up by his puzzled analyses of primitive human ways: the nightly news, he reckons, should be renamed The War and Money Show; getting drunk is .


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Last and First Men: A Story of the Near and Far Future is a "future history" science fiction novel written in by the British author Olaf Stapledon.A work of unprecedented scale in the genre, it describes the history of humanity from the present onwards across two billion years and eighteen distinct human species, of which our own is the first.

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