The Neanderthal is among the most mysterious relatives of Homo sapiens: Was he a dull, club-swinging muscleman, or a being with developed social behavior and the ability to speak, to plan precisely, and even to develop views on the afterlife? This book offers a look at the history, living conditions, and culture of the Neanderthal.
1.The History of the Neanderthal 2. Out of Africa 3. The Settlement of the "New World" 4.From Heidelberg Man to the Classic Neanderthal 5. Elderberries, Mammoths, and Spears 6. Encounters with the Modern Important Fossil Sites of the Early Europeans Suggestions for Further Reading Index