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eBook Ê Cafe Neandertal Hardcover Read ´ Centered in the Dordogne region of southwestern France one of Europe’s most concentrated regions for Neandertal and early modern human occupations writer Beebe Bahrami follows and participates in the work of archaeologists who are doing some of the most comprehensive and global work to date on the Ndertal is also a detective story investigating one of the biggest mysteries of prehistory and archaeology Who were the Neandertals Why did they disappear around 35000 years ago And mysteriously what light do they shed on us modernsBahrami takes readers into the thick of an excavation neck deep in Neanderthal dirt and to the front row of the heated debates about our long lost cousins Café Neandertal pulls us deeply into the complex mystery of the Neandertals shedding a surprising light on what it means to be hum I got captivated by Anthropology during my senior year of college which led to a Peace Corps tour of duty right after graduation It was just wonderfully mind opening to go beyond my own time and culture and get a sense of how wide the possibilities are for human existence Cafe Neandertal gave me another fix of that same kind of experience and I came to it straight out of reading another of Dr Bahrami's books her extended love letter to life in the Dordogne region of France Cafe OcShe is unafraid to write with an open heart at the same time she very effectively and memorably opens the doors to the workings of science devoted minds You get to meet some remarkable people in these pages and to share some of their passions and devotion Your imagination gets to experience a sense of what it might have meant to be a Neandertal andor a Homo Sapiens in the world as it existed hundreds of thousands of years back Not for the sake of boasting but just to establish that I know my way around with the printed word I've co authored nine books for major publishers including three best sellers and I scored 100th percentile on a test of overall literature knowledge and teaching ability Beebe Bahrami is a writer worth tuning in to Wise without being cynical expressive and yet in her own way rigorous both inviting and rewarding

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Chaeologists working in remote and fascinating places across Eurasia all the while maintaining a firm foothold in the Dordogne a region celebrated by the local tourist office as a vacation destination for 400000 years From this prehistoric perch Bahrami gets to know first hand the Neandertals and the people who love them those who have devoted their lives to them She is thrown into a world debating not only what happened to these close cousins but also what legacy they have left for those who followed Café Nea The author is a cultural anthropologist turned journalist and has interviewed and worked with many paleoarchaeologists especially in the Dordogne France Not only has she talked with scientists she has also spoken with many who follow discoveries closely even though they are not professionals The discoveries observations and reflections are up to date and present a completely different view of Neandertals and us than we were taught in school I found the second half of the book of especial interest though I may reread the whole thing

Beebe Bahrami × Cafe Neandertal eBook

Cafe NeandertalCentered in the Dordogne region of southwestern France one of Europe’s most concentrated regions for Neandertal and early modern human occupations writer Beebe Bahrami follows and participates in the work of archaeologists who are doing some of the most comprehensive and global work to date on the research exploration and recovery of our ancient ancestors In Café Neandertal Bahrami follows this compelling riddle along a path populated with colorful local personalities and opinionated polemical and brilliant ar I won this book in a Goodreads giveaway and I'm glad I didThis is a very enjoyable read written by someone who revels in both getting her hands dirty and then settling down in the evening with the crew to a civilized modern scotch and great foodI was pleasantly surprised that the author is able to keep to the evidence As much as she wants to know the story behind the Neandertals she doesn't lean one way or another in any of the uestions that seem to keep coming up Were they like us Maybe no one will ever find the definitive answers or maybe someone will find a new undisturbed site that just might