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Evolution: A Little History of a Great Idea

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The smallest book on evolution asks big questions.

Anticipating the 150th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s The Origin of Species throughout 2009, Evolution explores the history of evolutionary theory from Lamarck to Darwin to today’s large questions about life in the universe. With sections on the causes of genetic variation and natural selection, the success in species of a
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Hardcover, 64 pages
Published October 28th 2008 by Walker & Company (first published January 1st 2008)
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Sam
This was a pretty nifty read. A nice refresher on the inner workings of living things. I learned a lot, and have a more solid understanding of fundamentals of the topic. I really enjoy the diagrams and writing style. It also covers trans-humanism, Gaia Theory, memetics, and extra-terrestrial life. Just plain nifty.
Ruth
Amazing illustrations.
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