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Privileged Hands: A Scientific Life

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This remarkable memoir by the great marine biologist Geerat Vermeij, who is perhaps the world's leading authority on marine mollusks and who has been blind since the age of three, resonates on several levels: it is, first of all, a profound and vivid exploration of the current state of evolutionary theory; secondly, an engaging memoir of scientific exploration carried out ...more
Paperback, 297 pages
Published April 28th 1998 by W.H. Freeman & Company (first published April 1998)
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