The excavation site at Zhoukoudian in 1921 (with Otto Zdansky to the far left), the year he uncovered a single tooth, the first evidence of Peking Man. In the center below is Walter Granger from the American Museum of Natural History in New York, who visited Zhoukoudian to introduce modern excavation techniques. From Children of the Yellow Earth (1934). WITH PERMISSION FROM THE MUSEUM OF FAR EASTERN ANTIQUITIES, STOCKHOLM.

Peking Man

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By |2014-12-16T16:54:13-05:00January 23rd, 2012|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, Science, Science, Technology, and Medicine|Comments Off on Peking Man (Běijīngrén 北京人)|Běijīngrén 北京人 (Peking Man)

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