Jovan Ã…Â½ujović (Serbian Cyrillic: Јован Жујовић) (1856 - 1936) was an anthropologist, known as a founder of geology in Serbia.
He is known, among other things, for his work in anthropology. In his book, Stone Age, published in 1893, relying mostly on French scientists, he reviewed contemporary state of knowledge in paleoanthropology.
Later, between 1927, and 1929, in the book Genesis of the Earth and Our Country, he wrote about the biological past of the Earth starting from the beginning of mankind. The work takes particular interest in the history of the Balkan peninsula.
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