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Richard W. Wise

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Richard Wise is the author of four books. His latest novel, THE DAWNING; 31,000 BC, is set in the Aurginacian Period in Southern France.

His REDLINED, A NOVEL OF BOSTON, is a mystery thriller set in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood. PublishersWeekly raves: "Fans of suspense fiction with a social conscience will be pleased." Midwest Book Review describes REDLINED as a "An original and simply riveting novel." REDLINED was nominated for the National Book Award and the Benjamin Franklin Award in fiction. www.richardwbooks.com

His previous books include: Secrets Of The Gem Trade, The Connoisseur's Guide To Precious Gemstones. First published in 2003, the book became a critically acclaimed best seller. The revised and expanded second edition wa
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The Painted Caves of Southern France, XII: Neanderthal Art, Part 3

 


by Richard W. Wise


Author: The Dawning: 31,000 BC


 


Recently, a carved deer bone (phalanx) of the giant species Megaloceros has been found at a Neanderthal excavation at Einhornhohle in the Harz Mountains. Dated stratigraphically and by Carbon 14 to 51,000 BP, the bone exhibits a cross-hatched slicing pattern or offset chevrons, a pattern roughly similar to the oldest "art" yet found, the celebrated

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Richard Wise Richard Wise said: " I bought it though Book of The Month Club in 1963 and had it shipped to Marcus Island, Central Pacific (don't ask). I tried then and I have tried no less than half a dozen times over the years to read and make some sense out of it.

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" Hey, you haven't read The French Blue yet, but maybe Redlined is more up your street.

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