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In this stunningly original book, a renowned primatologist argues that cooking created the human race. A groundbreaking new theory of evolution, "Catching Fire" offers a startlingly original argument about how we have come to be the social, intelligent, and sexual species we are today.
Richard Wrangham is the Ruth Moore Professor of Biological Anthropology at Harvard University. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Table of Contents
|Introduction: The Cooking Hypothesis||p. 1|
|Quest for Raw-Foodists||p. 15|
|The Cook's Body||p. 37|
|The Energy Theory of Cooking||p. 55|
|When Cooking Began||p. 83|
|Brain Foods||p. 105|
|How Cooking Frees Men||p. 129|
|The Married Cook||p. 147|
|The Cook's Journey||p. 179|
|Epilogue: The Well-Informed Cook||p. 195|
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