By Thomas Wilson,Elizabeth Marshall Thomas,Kenneth Barnett Tankersley

A thorough background of the guns and instruments our prehistoric ancestors used to outlive, this publication finds an international that may fascinate somebody drawn to outside abilities, historic guns, or anthropology. Thomas Wilson explains the various 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 info 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 hundreds of thousands of drawings of those instruments, together with microscopic info of the flint and different stones from which they have been crafted, this can be a infrequent investigate what appears like mankind's not-so-distant past.

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