Yves Coppens est actuellement l’un des plus grands spécialistes français de l’évolution humaine… Homme de terrain il a entrepris de nombreux chantiers de fouilles souvent fructueuses comme, par exemple, la découverte de la célèbre Lucy… Homme de réflexion, il a développé plusieurs théories sur les hominidés et les panidae…
A storyteller with amazing talent, a scientist who is happy to reveal to the greatest of figures other facets of his personality: adventurous, refined, and full of humor.
Richly illustrated, the memoirs of a great paleontologist, a man of exceptional breadth and an indefatigable story-teller, world-renowned prehistorian, and award-winning French scientist. The story of a life dedicated entirely to studying, explaining, reconstituting, understanding, telling about, and conveying the history of human beings, and the mystery of our origins.
Yves Coppens reveals the latest archaeological findings and recreates prehistoric life with amazing precision
Will Homo sapiens know how to adapt too? What lessons can we learn from the creatures that preceded us on Earth, and from what they were capable of doing? Who better than Yves Coppens can make us aware of the amazing relevance of the past from which we have all sprung?