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Chris Stringer

Chris Stringer
Natural History Museum London

Chris Stringer is the author of The Complete World of Human Evolution, Homo britannicus, and more than two hundred books and papers on the subject of human evolution. One of the world's foremost paleoanthropologists, he is a researcher at the Natural History Museum in London and a Fellow of the Royal Society. He has three children and lives in Sussex and London.

Where are you from?
What are your hobbies and outside interests?
Astronomy, Soccer (I support West Ham United), History
What is the single best piece of advice anyone ever gave you?
You can't please all of the people all the time
What is your favorite quote?
There is always something new out of Africa - Pliny the Elder
What is the question most commonly asked by your readers? What is the answer?
Has human evolution stopped? No! Did we interbreed with the Neanderthals? Apparently we did, at least a little bit.
What inspired you to write your first book?
Wanting to get my ideas out to a wider audience
Where do you write?
At home, in my office, with some relaxing music playing in the background

African Exodus

Christopher Stringer and Robin McKie
Henry Holt and Co.
Henry Holt and Co.

A Choice Outstanding Academic Book
A Library Journal Best Sci-Tech Book
A New York Times Notable Book

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Lone Survivors

Chris Stringer
St. Martin's Press
St. Martin's Griffin

A leading anthropology researcher on human evolution proposes a new and controversial theory of how our species came to be

In this groundbreaking and engaging work of science, world-renowned...

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