The Journey of Man: A Genetic Odyssey by Spencer Wells
English | 2012 | ASIN: B002RI989W, ISBN: 0691176019, 069111532X, 0812971469 | 480 pages | AZW3 | 1.58 MB
Around 60,000 years ago, a man—genetically identical to us—lived in Africa. Every person alive today is descended from him. How did this real-life Adam wind up as the father of us all? What happened to the descendants of other men who lived at the same time? And why, if modern humans share a single prehistoric ancestor, do we come in so many sizes, shapes, and races?