prehistoric man

man, prehistoric,

or

early man:

see human evolutionhuman evolution,
theory of the origins of the human species, Homo sapiens. Modern understanding of human origins is derived largely from the findings of paleontology, anthropology, and genetics, and involves the process of natural selection (see Darwinism).
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prehistoric man:

see human evolutionhuman evolution,
theory of the origins of the human species, Homo sapiens. Modern understanding of human origins is derived largely from the findings of paleontology, anthropology, and genetics, and involves the process of natural selection (see Darwinism).
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References in classic literature ?
Prehistoric man lived thickly on the moor, and as no one in particular has lived there since, we find all his little arrangements exactly as he left them.
The prehistoric man was cursing us, praying to us, wel- coming us--who could tell?
And the prehistoric man in me rather exulted in the idea of fighting for my desire.
The significance of this is that it's possible that the origin of prehistoric man is in Israel, and not in East Africa.
The opening - a wild, sinuous, yelping physical trip through evolution of mankind, from prehistoric man to those dying moments on the dancefloor when desperate lunges are made during the obligatory slow dance - is heralded by the echoing boom-boom of a beating heart.
The history of the prehistoric man is unfolding more and more owing to the work of geologists, palaeontologists, ethnologists, and their coworkers.
I loved the cave paintings and I thought that if prehistoric man could create these wonderful drawings out of very primitive materials then we could go home to Morpeth and restore our home.
Indeed, it is hard to imagine a prehistoric man about 10,000 years ago eating a mammoth's trunk and pondering the potential health risk from the high content of cholesterol.
He presents his guide to The Life Of Rock from prehistoric man to the present day, in a spoof chronology charting some of the biggest moments in rock history.
But, as a programme of walKs this autumn will reveal, it also does have a fascinating history with themed walKs focussing on the moorland restoration worK, how prehistoric man lived on the moor and walKs that will give you the best views for miles around.
Color photographs on almost every page illustrate Megalithism: Sacred and Pagan Architecture in Prehistory, an exploration of prehistoric man's creation of sacred, pagan displays with gigantic boulders.