The Paleolithic Prescription: A Program of Diet & Exercise and a Design for Living

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Harper & Row, 1988 - Cooking - 306 pages
In a startling new book a team of distinguished physicians and anthropologists tell how the diet and activity patterns of our prehistoric ancestors can be adopted today to achieve far greater physical and mental health, vitality and longevity.

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The Paleolithic Legacy
Our Ancestors Ourselves
The Discordance Hypothesis

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About the author (1988)

Melvin Konner is the Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Anthropology and an associate professor and neurology at Emory University. A Fellow o f the American Association for the Advancement of Science, he lives in Atlanta.

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