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Doctor Who Discovers: Early Man was published by Target Books. Its release date was 17 November 1977.

Publisher's summary

Twenty million years ago the apes began to descend from the trees. Millions of years later some learned to walk on two feet, and from these descended the earliest hominids.

In Dr. Who Discovers Early Man the Doctor follows the trail of the first men on earth, and finds out about their customs, how they hunted, and how they made their tools.

Watch out for more titles in these series of illustrated Dr. Who journeys of discovery.

Subject matter

  • The Doctor and the TARDIS takes the reader on a voyage of discovery.

Notable features

  • Each title included a pull-out stapled poster featuring the cover artwork by Jeff Cummins.
  • Contents (double-paged spreads) on each topic
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