Volume 44 Issue 12 December 1994

Neanderthals Win Prizes

Liz Sagues investigates the book, In search of Neanderthals, which was named archaeological book of the year in 1994.

Women at Large: Travel in Antebellum America

How easy or safe was it for women who travelled - often alone - in the new American republic? Patricia Cline Cohen charts their progress - and perils - and the way in which public transport helped shape the gender system.