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What stone tools found in southern tip of Africa tell us about the human story

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Abstract


  • Stone tools. Our ancestors made them, some people still make them, and many species of extinct humans made them too. For more than three million years, fractured pieces of hard rock provided past people with a means to extract their livelihood from the environment.

Publication Date


  • 2015

Citation


  • Mackay, A., Will, M. & Phillips, N. (2015). What stone tools found in southern tip of Africa tell us about the human story. The Conversation, 1 July 1-3.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3914&context=smhpapers

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/2892

Number Of Pages


  • 2

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 1 July

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/what-stone-tools-found-in-southern-tip-of-africa-tell-us-about-the-human-story-43986

Abstract


  • Stone tools. Our ancestors made them, some people still make them, and many species of extinct humans made them too. For more than three million years, fractured pieces of hard rock provided past people with a means to extract their livelihood from the environment.

Publication Date


  • 2015

Citation


  • Mackay, A., Will, M. & Phillips, N. (2015). What stone tools found in southern tip of Africa tell us about the human story. The Conversation, 1 July 1-3.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=3914&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/2892

Number Of Pages


  • 2

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 1 July

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/what-stone-tools-found-in-southern-tip-of-africa-tell-us-about-the-human-story-43986