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By H. Mewhinney

the tale of humanity’s earliest days in the world has come all the way down to us mainly within the instruments and guns early hominids formed from flint. With those instruments, they received ascendancy over much less dexterous beasts and commenced the gradual conquest in their atmosphere. different documents, together with their very bones, have principally rotted away, yet their instruments of flint endure.
H. Mewhinney offers A handbook for Neanderthals as “a commonsense, down-to-earth examine of ways flint instruments and guns have been made—or for that topic, can nonetheless be made via any descendant of Stone Age man.”
the writer first units the scene with a pleasant and informative disquisition on flintflaking and flint-flakers, after which explains truly and concisely how he and previous Neanderthals have made flint artifacts, illustrating every one step with drawings and photographs.
Archeologists and anthropologists will notice during this ebook a modest yet actual contribution to their fields, whereas creditors of Indian relics and those who prefer to tinker with instruments and grasp strange talents will locate it a shockingly sensible consultant to an enticing and old artwork. With endurance, and with A handbook for Neanderthals at your facet, you may also discover ways to flake flint.

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