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By H. Mewhinney

the tale of humanity’s earliest days in the world has come right 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 started the gradual conquest in their surroundings. different files, together with their very bones, have principally rotted away, yet their instruments of flint endure.
H. Mewhinney provides A handbook for Neanderthals as “a commonsense, down-to-earth examine of ways flint instruments and guns have been made—or for that subject, 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 basically and concisely how he and prior Neanderthals have made flint artifacts, illustrating every one step with drawings and photographs.
Archeologists and anthropologists will notice during this e-book a modest yet real contribution to their fields, whereas creditors of Indian relics and those who prefer to tinker with instruments and grasp strange talents will locate it an incredibly sensible advisor to a fascinating and historic paintings. With persistence, and with A guide for Neanderthals at your facet, it's also possible to learn how to flake flint.

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