From the Publisher
Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza draws upon his lifelong work in
archaeology, anthropology, genetics, molecular biology, and
linguistics, to address the basic questions of human origins and
diversity. Coauthored by his son, Francesco, the book answers
age-old questions such as: Was there a mitochondrial Eve? Did the
first humans originate in Africa or in several spots on the planet
at about the same time? How did humans get onto North America, the
tip of South America, and Australia?
About the Author
Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforzais Emeritus
Professor of Genetics at Stanford University Medical School. He is
the author of a number of seminal scientific
books.Francesco Cavalli-Sforza is creator and
producer of educational films, based primarily in Italy.
About the Book
Highly influential discoveries about the evolution of humans, and their subsequent colonization of the earth.
Format: Trade Paperback
Published: November 6, 1996
Publisher: Basic Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0201442310
ISBN - 13: 9780201442311