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Science  19 Aug 2005:
Vol. 309, Issue 5738, pp. 1188
DOI: 10.1126/science.1112101

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The Ape in the Tree. An Intellectual and Natural History of Proconsul. By Alan Walker and Pat Shipman. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2005. 285 pp. $26.95, £17.95, €24.90. ISBN 0-674-01675-0.

The authors describe the fossils, discoveries, and interpretations of the best-known Miocene ape.