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Human
By Don E. Wilson (editor) and Robert Winston (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Dk Pub
Publication date October 18, 2004
Pages 512
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780756605209
ISBN-10 0756605202
Dimensions 1.25 by 10 by 11.75 in.
Weight 5.85 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $50.00
Other format details sci/tech
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Summary
Exploring the unique qualities and characteristics shared by all human beings, this richly illustrated study looks at what it means to be human, profiling the more than 250 different peoples inhabiting Earth, highlighting the diversity of human culture and society, and discussing everything from human evolution and biology to the future of humankind.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A highly comprehensive and illustrated account of what makes us what we are: how we evolved, how our bodies work and develop, and how we think and behave, this unbelievable reference examines the qualities all humans share but also highlights the diversity of human society and culture. Profiling more than 250 peoples who inhabit the world and examining fascinating facts - from environmental and health issues to beliefs and customs - Human is the definitive illustrated guide to our species.

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Hardcover
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from Dk Pub (October 18, 2004)
9780756605209 | details & prices | 512 pages | 10.00 × 11.75 × 1.25 in. | 5.85 lbs | List price $50.00
About: Profiles more than 250 different peoples, highlighting the diversity of cultures and societies found in the world, and discussing human evolution and biology, as well as the future of the species.
Paperback
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from Dk Pub (August 21, 2006)
9780756619015 | details & prices | 512 pages | 8.25 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 3.40 lbs | List price $27.95
About: Profiles more than 250 different peoples, highlighting the diversity of cultures and societies found in the world, and discussing human evolution and biology, as well as the future of the species.

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