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Author Aronson, Marc, author.
Title The skull in the rock : how a scientist, a boy, and Google Earth opened a new window on human origins / by Lee Berger and Marc Aronson.
Pub Info Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2012]
©2012
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 East Falmouth-Children's  J 569.9 Ber     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 569.9 Ber     AVAILABLE
 Wellfleet-Children's Area  J 569.9 Aronson     AVAILABLE
 West Tisbury-Adult  YA 569.90 BER     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 61) and index.
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.
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.
Audience Middle School.
1140 Lexile.
Note Accelerated Reader 7.4.
Reading Counts! 11.0.
Subject Berger, Lee R.
Berger, Matthew.
Berger, Lee R.
Fossil hominids -- South Africa -- Witwatersrand -- Juvenile literature.
Fossil hominids -- South Africa -- Witwatersrand Region.
Human beings -- Origin -- Juvenile literature.
Human beings -- Origin.
Human evolution -- South Africa -- Witwatersrand -- Juvenile literature.
Human evolution -- South Africa -- Witwatersrand Region.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- South Africa -- Witwatersrand -- Juvenile literature.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- South Africa -- Witwatersrand Region.
Paleoanthropology -- Juvenile literature.
Paleoanthropology.
Fossil hominids.
Human beings -- Origin.
Evolution.
Excavations (Archaeology)
Paleoanthropology.
Add Author Berger, Lee R., author.
ISBN 9781426310102 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
1426310102 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
9781426310539 (library binding : alkaline paper)
1426310536 (library binding : alkaline paper)
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