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The greatest show on Earth : the evidence for evolution, Richard Dawkins

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The greatest show on Earth : the evidence for evolution
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The greatest show on Earth
Title remainder
the evidence for evolution
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Richard Dawkins
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eng
Summary
Sifting through rich layers of scientific evidence, Dawkins' "The Greatest Show on Earth" is a stunning counterattack on advocates of "Intelligent Design," explaining the evidence for evolution while exposing the absurdities of the creationist "argument."
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Title
The greatest show on Earth
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Summary
Lays out evidence in defense of the theory of evolution and provides a summary of evolutionary biology, with detailed explanations of scientific concepts
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Tone
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QH366.2
LC item number
.D374 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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adult
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Richard Dawkins
The greatest show on Earth : the evidence for evolution, Richard Dawkins
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [439]-454) and index
Contents
Only a theory? -- Dogs, cows, and cabbages -- The primrose path to macro-evolution -- Silence and slow time -- Before our very eyes -- Missing link? What do you mean, "missing"? -- Missing persons? Missing no longer -- You did it yourself in nine months -- The ark of the continents -- The tree of cousinship -- History written all over us -- Arms races and "evolutionary theodicy" -- There is grandeur in this view of life -- Appendix. The history-deniers
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ocn311765210
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 470 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416594789
Lccn
2009025330
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), map

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