Essays Tagged: "Atapuerca Mountains"

The Search for Humanity in Europe

ean fossil find as being a single partial jawbone with a few teeth found in one of the caves of the Atapuerca area of Spain. This jawbone was found with a few animal bones and tools. The jawbone and t ... o called Homo erectus.Our textbook goes on, on page 257 to describe fossils found at several of the Atapuerca caves that were much younger. From perhaps 850,000 years ago to 400,000 years ago. These f ...

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Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology