Becoming Human

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Becoming Human

Evolution and Human Uniqueness

By Ian Tattersall

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Hardcover, 9780151003402, 272pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 1998

In this superbly written book, Ian Tattersall combines his unique knowledge of the human fossil record, Paleolithic archeology, primate behavior, prehistoric art, as well as the workings of the human offer a convincing scenario of how we have come to hold dominion over the earth (Donald Johanson, Scientific american).