WorldCat Identities

Brill, David L.

Overview
Works: 5 works in 34 publications in 2 languages and 1,609 library holdings
Genres: Interviews 
Roles: Illustrator, Other, Photographer
Classifications: GN281, 573.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David L Brill
From Lucy to language by Donald C Johanson( Book )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 1,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1974 in a remote region of Ethiopia, Donald Johanson, then one of America's most promising young paleoanthropologists, discovered "Lucy", the oldest, best preserved skeleton of any erect-walking human ever found. This discovery prompted a complete reevaluation of previous evidence for human origins. From Lucy to Language is an encounter with the evidence. Early human fossils are hunted, discovered, identified, excavated, collected, preserved, labeled, cleaned, reconstructed, drawn, fondled, photographed, cast, compared, measured, revered, pondered, published, and argued over endlessly. Fossils like Lucy have become a talisman of sorts, promising to reveal the deepest secrets of our existence. In Part II the authors profile over fifty of the most significant early human fossils ever found. Each specimen is displayed in color and at actual size, most of them in multiple views. With them the authors present the cultural accoutrements associated with the fossils: stone tools which evidence increasing sophistication over time, the earliest stone, clay, and ivory art objects, and the culminating achievement of the dawn of human consciousness - the magnificent rock and cave paintings of Europe, Africa, Australia, and the Americas
Lucy und ihre Kinder by Donald C Johanson( Book )

9 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in German and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bevölkerungsgeschichte - Anthropologie - Handbuch/übergreifende Darstellung
Inside Indonesia's sex trade : Hassan Jabani interview( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Off-air recording of television program broadcast on June 1, 2005 and date copied on June 15, 2005 made by : Bundoora, Vic. : La Trobe University, The Borchardt Library. OA2005-153
The search continues by Donald C Johanson( )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The search for our ancestors : stones, bones, and early man by Kenneth F Weaver( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
Audience Level
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Audience Level
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Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.25 for From Lucy ... to 1.00 for The search ...)

From Lucy to language
Covers
Lucy und ihre Kinder
Alternative Names
Brill, David.

Languages
English (25)

German (9)