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Neandertals and Modern Humans in Western Asia

During this attention-grabbing quantity, the center Paleolithic archaeology of the center East is delivered to the present debate at the origins of smooth people. those accrued papers assemble the main updated archaeological discoveries of Western Asia - a area that's frequently overshadowed through African or eu findings - however the purely area on this planet the place either Neandertal and early sleek human fossils were stumbled on. the gathering comprises stories on such good identified cave websites as Kebara, Hayonim, and Qafzeh, between others. The info and interpretations to be had listed below are a needs to for any critical researcher or scholar of anthropology or human evolution.

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