Bully for Brontosaurus: Reflections in Natural History (Google eBook)

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W. W. Norton & Company, Nov 29, 2010 - Science - 540 pages
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"Provocative and delightfully discursive essays on natural history. . . . Gould is the Stan Musial of essay writing. He can work himself into a corkscrew of ideas and improbable allusions paragraph after paragraph and then, uncoiling, hit it with such power that his fans know they are experiencing the game of essay writing at its best."--John Noble Wilford, New York Times Book Review


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Review: Bully for Brontosaurus: Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #5)

User Review  - Pete D'angelo - Goodreads

enjoyable collection of essays from the late harvard evolutionary biologist, stephen jay gould. i approached this book with slight apprehension, having read "collection of essay" books before that i ... Read full review

Review: Bully for Brontosaurus: Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #5)

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No one tells it like the late, great professor. Read full review

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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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