The blind watchmaker

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Penguin Books, 1991 - Science - 340 pages
298 Reviews
A brilliant and controversial book which demonstrates that evolution by natural selection - the unconscious automatic, blind yet essentially non-random process discovered by Darwin - is the only answer to the biggest question of all : why do we exist?

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A great overview of evolution. - Goodreads
Finally, the ending was solidly underwhelming. - Goodreads
I really enjoy Dawkins' writing. - Goodreads
I rind Richard Dawkins a little hard to read. - Goodreads
Great introduction to evolutionary biology. - Goodreads
A modern take on evolution by natural selection. - Goodreads

Review: The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design

User Review  - Tim - Goodreads

finished at last. some chapters in first half too dense to be very enjoyable but overall excellent and second half much quicker - at least as good as the selfish gene and better than any other Dawkins I've read. took a long time and a lot of concerted effort but educational. Read full review

Review: The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

Phew!! Heavy going in places so not what I'd call a page turner but a great restating of Darwinism. Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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