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The Resource Early man : as depicted by leading authorities at the International Symposium, the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, March 1937, edited by George Grant MacCurdy ... introduction by John C. Merriam ... illustrated with 27 plates and 54 text cuts

Early man : as depicted by leading authorities at the International Symposium, the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, March 1937, edited by George Grant MacCurdy ... introduction by John C. Merriam ... illustrated with 27 plates and 54 text cuts

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Early man : as depicted by leading authorities at the International Symposium, the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, March 1937
Title
Early man
Title remainder
as depicted by leading authorities at the International Symposium, the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, March 1937
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edited by George Grant MacCurdy ... introduction by John C. Merriam ... illustrated with 27 plates and 54 text cuts
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eng
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  • maps
  • plates
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non fiction
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1937
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International Symposium on Early Man
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1863-1947
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  • MacCurdy, George Grant
  • Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia
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  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Human beings
  • Fossil hominids
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Early man : as depicted by leading authorities at the International Symposium, the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, March 1937, edited by George Grant MacCurdy ... introduction by John C. Merriam ... illustrated with 27 plates and 54 text cuts
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
1. Introductory remarks / by John C. Merriam -- 2. A review of the stratigraphy of Java and its relations to early man / by G.H.R. von Koenigswald -- 3. The Near East as a gateway of prehistoric migration / by Dorothy A.E. Garrod -- 4. Mount Carmel man: his bearing on the ancestry of modern races / by Sir Arthur Keith and Theodore D. McCown -- 5. Late Palaeolithic man in northernmost Norway / by A.W. Brøgger -- 6. Pollen analysis as an aid in dating cultural deposits in the United States / by Paul B. Sears -- 7. Pleistocene land and fresh-water mollusca as indicators of time and ecological conditions / by Frank Collins Baker -- 8. Marine Pleistocene mollusks as indicators of time and ecological conditions / by Horace G. Richards -- 9. Certain relations between northwestern American and northeastern Asia / by Philip S. Smith -- 10. Early man in America: what have the bones to say? / by Aleš Hrdlička -- 11. First peopling of America as a chronological problem / by Herbert J. Spinden -- 12. Pleistocene glacial stratigraphy of North America / by Paul MacClintock -- 13. Climate and early man in North America / by Ernst Antevs -- 14. The significance of early cultures in Texas and southeastern Arizona / by Harold S. Gladwin -- 15. Geology of the Folsom deposits in New Mexico and Colorado / by Kirk Bryan -- 16. The Folsom problem in American archaeology / by Frank H.H. Roberts, Jr. -- 17. The significance of profiles of weathering in stratigraphic archaeology / by M.M. Leighton -- 18. The Pleistocene mammals of North America and their relations to Eurasian forms / by Edwin H. Colbert -- 19. Pleistocene and post-glacial mammals of Nebraska / by Erwin H. Barbour and C. Bertrand Schultz -- 20. The Vero finds in the light of present knowledge / by E.H. Sellards -- 21. The Pleistocene of China, stratigraphy and correlations / by Père P. Teilhard de Chardin -- 22. Palaeolithic industries in China / by Pei Wen-chung -- 23. Adaptation to the postglacial forest of the north Eurasiatic Plain / by V. Gordon Childe -- 24. The evidence of the dentition on the origin of man / by William K. Gregory and Milo Hellman -- 25. The Siwaliks of India and early man / by Hellmut de Terra -- 26. The antiquity of man in the Pacific and the question of trans-Pacific migrations / by Daniel Sutherland Davidson -- 27. Domesticated plants in relation to the diffusion of culture / by E.D. Merrill -- 28. On Australopithecus and its affinities / by R. Broom -- 29. Eskimo cultures and their bearing upon the prehistoric cultures of North America and Eurasia / by Kaj Birket-Smithi -- 30. Origin and development of the early Palaeolithic cultures / by Oswald Menghin -- 31. Early man in Java and Pithecathropus erectus / by Eugène Dubois -- 32. Early man and geochronology / by Gerard De Geer -- 33. Some observations on the remains of a Pleistocene fauna and of the Palaeolithic Age in northern Manchuria / by A.S. Loukashkin -- 34. The Confins man: a contribution to the study of early man in South America / by H.V. Walter, A. Cathoud and Anibal Mattos -- 35. The place of Homo soloensis among fossil men / by W.F.F. Oppenoorth -- 36. On the Stone Age of Japan / by R. Torii
Control code
926982
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
362 pages
Lccn
37035130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, maps, diagrams
System control number
(WaOLN)319056
Label
Early man : as depicted by leading authorities at the International Symposium, the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, March 1937, edited by George Grant MacCurdy ... introduction by John C. Merriam ... illustrated with 27 plates and 54 text cuts
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introductory remarks / by John C. Merriam -- 2. A review of the stratigraphy of Java and its relations to early man / by G.H.R. von Koenigswald -- 3. The Near East as a gateway of prehistoric migration / by Dorothy A.E. Garrod -- 4. Mount Carmel man: his bearing on the ancestry of modern races / by Sir Arthur Keith and Theodore D. McCown -- 5. Late Palaeolithic man in northernmost Norway / by A.W. Brøgger -- 6. Pollen analysis as an aid in dating cultural deposits in the United States / by Paul B. Sears -- 7. Pleistocene land and fresh-water mollusca as indicators of time and ecological conditions / by Frank Collins Baker -- 8. Marine Pleistocene mollusks as indicators of time and ecological conditions / by Horace G. Richards -- 9. Certain relations between northwestern American and northeastern Asia / by Philip S. Smith -- 10. Early man in America: what have the bones to say? / by Aleš Hrdlička -- 11. First peopling of America as a chronological problem / by Herbert J. Spinden -- 12. Pleistocene glacial stratigraphy of North America / by Paul MacClintock -- 13. Climate and early man in North America / by Ernst Antevs -- 14. The significance of early cultures in Texas and southeastern Arizona / by Harold S. Gladwin -- 15. Geology of the Folsom deposits in New Mexico and Colorado / by Kirk Bryan -- 16. The Folsom problem in American archaeology / by Frank H.H. Roberts, Jr. -- 17. The significance of profiles of weathering in stratigraphic archaeology / by M.M. Leighton -- 18. The Pleistocene mammals of North America and their relations to Eurasian forms / by Edwin H. Colbert -- 19. Pleistocene and post-glacial mammals of Nebraska / by Erwin H. Barbour and C. Bertrand Schultz -- 20. The Vero finds in the light of present knowledge / by E.H. Sellards -- 21. The Pleistocene of China, stratigraphy and correlations / by Père P. Teilhard de Chardin -- 22. Palaeolithic industries in China / by Pei Wen-chung -- 23. Adaptation to the postglacial forest of the north Eurasiatic Plain / by V. Gordon Childe -- 24. The evidence of the dentition on the origin of man / by William K. Gregory and Milo Hellman -- 25. The Siwaliks of India and early man / by Hellmut de Terra -- 26. The antiquity of man in the Pacific and the question of trans-Pacific migrations / by Daniel Sutherland Davidson -- 27. Domesticated plants in relation to the diffusion of culture / by E.D. Merrill -- 28. On Australopithecus and its affinities / by R. Broom -- 29. Eskimo cultures and their bearing upon the prehistoric cultures of North America and Eurasia / by Kaj Birket-Smithi -- 30. Origin and development of the early Palaeolithic cultures / by Oswald Menghin -- 31. Early man in Java and Pithecathropus erectus / by Eugène Dubois -- 32. Early man and geochronology / by Gerard De Geer -- 33. Some observations on the remains of a Pleistocene fauna and of the Palaeolithic Age in northern Manchuria / by A.S. Loukashkin -- 34. The Confins man: a contribution to the study of early man in South America / by H.V. Walter, A. Cathoud and Anibal Mattos -- 35. The place of Homo soloensis among fossil men / by W.F.F. Oppenoorth -- 36. On the Stone Age of Japan / by R. Torii
Control code
926982
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
362 pages
Lccn
37035130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, maps, diagrams
System control number
(WaOLN)319056

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