Based on scientific findings, this book explores the devlopment of paleoanthropology in the past centuries and the timeline of human evolution. The leading author Wu Xinzhi, an academician of Chinese Academy of Science, is one of the proponents of multiregional human evolution hypothesis, who argued against Eve hypothesis over modern human origins for 20 years and finally won out. This book also includes 150 illustrations of historic value.
About the Author
Wu Xinzhi, an academician of Chinese Academy of Science, paleoanthropologist, proposes multiregional human evolution hypothesis with other two authors in 1984, which then became one of the two main hypotheses on modern human origins.