Lothagam: The Dawn of Humanity in Eastern Africa. Meave G. Leakey and John M. Harris (eds). 2003. Columbia University Press, New York, 688 p., cloth, ISBN 0-231-11870-8.

The fossil site known as Lothagam lies west of the southern end of Lake Turkana (formerly Lake Rudolf) in northern Kenya. The Turkana Basin is famous for its paleontological, paleoanthropological, and archeological records from both east and west of this large lake in the eastern part of the rift system. The Plio-Pleistocene outcrops have been the focus of important research in early hominid taxonomy and evolution, subsistence behavior of early hominids, the tempo...

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