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Stories by Sherwood L. Washburn

The Evolution of Man

A wealth of new fossil evidence indicates that manlike creatures had already branched off from the other primates by four million years ago. Homo sapiens himselfarose only some 100,000 years ago...

September 1, 1978 — Sherwood L. Washburn

Tools and Human Evolution

Presenting a series of articles on the human species, with special reference to its origins. It is now clear that tools antedate man, and that their use by prehuman primates gave rise to Homo sapiens...

September 1, 1960 — Sherwood L. Washburn
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The Essential Guide to the Modern World

The Essential Guide to the Modern World