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Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes

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Over a century after Darwin published the Origin of Species, Darwinian theory is in a "vibrantly healthy state," writes Stephen Jay Gould, its most engaging and illuminating exponent. Exploring the "peculiar and mysterious particulars of nature," Gould introduces the reader to some of the many and wonderful manifestations of evolutionary biology.

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"Lively and fascinating. . . . [Gould] writes beautifully about science and the wonders of nature."--Tracy Kidder

About the Author

Stephen Jay Gould (1941-2002) was the Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology and Professor of Geology at Harvard University. He published over twenty books, received the National Book and National Book Critics Circle Awards, and a MacArthur Fellowship.

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ISBN:
9780393311037
Author:
Gould, Stephen Jay
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
Gould, Stephen Jay
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Evolution
Subject:
Natural history
Subject:
Life Sciences - Evolution
Subject:
Biology-Evolution
Copyright:
Series Volume:
1908-3
Publication Date:
19940431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.40x5.40x.77 in. .81 lbs.

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