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By Thomas Wilson,Elizabeth Marshall Thomas,Kenneth Barnett Tankersley

A thorough heritage of the guns and instruments our prehistoric ancestors used to outlive, this booklet finds a global that would fascinate an individual drawn to outside talents, historical guns, or anthropology. Thomas Wilson explains the numerous different types of arrowheads, spears, and knives utilized by the peoples of the Paleolithic interval throughout Western Europe and the early days of the US. He information the fabrics from which those instruments have been made, how and the place they have been synthetic, and the needs for which they have been crafted—from looking and slicing to scraping and grinding. Lavishly illustrated with 1000's of drawings of those instruments, together with microscopic information of the flint and different stones from which they have been crafted, it is a infrequent inspect what feels like mankind's not-so-distant past.

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