Download e-book for iPad: Adventures of a Sea Hunter: In Search of Famous Shipwrecks by James Delgado

By James Delgado

Best archaeologist and consummate storyteller James Delgado takes readers on a rollicking deep-sea dive into his hugely strange life's paintings: finding and exploring the world's most renowned shipwrecks.

Colorful characters, close to misses, and the fun of status — or floating — in history's footprints make for a hugely wonderful examine the attention-grabbing background and glittering bounty underneath the waves.

Included are debts of Pearl Harbor, the colossal, and Bikini Atoll, website of the world's first nuclear assessments.

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Although the cranium was that of the first fossil hominid ever found in central East Africa, it nevertheless represents a side branch that became extinct (as several other forms did) during the early evolution of hominid species. In 1961, Louis S. B. Leakey himself found the skull of Homo habilis at Olduvai Gorge. 9 million years old, and associated with the Oldowan pebble-tool culture. Homo habilis not only stood erect and walked upright with a bipedal gait, but also made simple stone implements.

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