The Newest Link in Human Evolution: The Discovery by L.S.B. Leakey of Zinjanthropus Boisei

@article{Leakey1960TheNL,
  title={The Newest Link in Human Evolution: The Discovery by L.S.B. Leakey of Zinjanthropus Boisei},
  author={Louis S. B. Leakey},
  journal={Current Anthropology},
  year={1960},
  volume={1},
  pages={76 - 77}
}
  • L. Leakey
  • Published 1 January 1960
  • History
  • Current Anthropology
IT IS FORTUNATE that this first issue can include a news story of the kind that can "break" only rarely. It also has a personal meaning for the Editor. On July 7th the Editor spent some hours with L. S. B. Leakey in Nairobi. Leakey showed off a large hominid tooth he had found in Bed I at Olduvai Gorge. Leakey had planned to accompany Clark Howell to the Omo beds in Southern Ethiopia in the following week, but now was so anxious to return to the site in Tanganyika that he cancelled this plan… 
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