By H. Mewhinney
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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