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Bones and Ochre: The Curious Afterlife of the Red Lady of Paviland

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Marianne Sommer unravels a riveting tale about a set of ancient human bones and their curious afterlife as a scientific object.

When the ochre-stained bones were unearthed in a Welsh cave in 1823, they inspired unsettling questions regarding their origin. Their discoverer, William Buckland, declared the remains to be Post-Diluvian, possibly those of a taxman murdered by smu
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Hardcover, 398 pages
Published April 1st 2008 by Harvard University Press (first published February 28th 2008)
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