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Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Jake Berlin - Goodreads

gould brings his characteristic humor to a wide variety of (largely) biological subjects, and makes things (generally) accesible to non-technical readers. he incorporates a lot of cultural references ... Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

Stephen Jay Gould was an awesome writer regarding natural history. It is our collective loss that he died so young. I highly recommend this book if you want to learn more and understand better Darwin's thinking regarding natural selection. Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

This is a book of essays originally published by Gould in Natural History magazine, during the time that he was its editor (one of several such books, in fact). As such, it is an effort on his part to ... Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Joshua Pressel - Goodreads

A very interesting read. A mixture of essays on evolution, biology, paleontology, and other matters pertaining to the natural world, it gave a unique insight into the history of these fields. Not only ... Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Angus Mcfarlane - Goodreads

I bought this second hand over 13 years ago and, after reading it, should not have put it off for so long. The topic of evolution has interest for me for two reasons, the first being that biology is ... Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

Yeah, so I guess I'm probably going to read every book he's ever read. Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Jimbot - Goodreads

This is the book you want to have just read when you are faced with having to argue with an idiot. Unfortunately, you can never win an argument with an idiot, but at least there is a chapter ... Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Miriam - Goodreads

Well written with little gems of information about the natural world. Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Charles - Goodreads

Excellent book. Gould is one of our great naturalist essayists. Read full review

Review: The Panda's Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History (Reflections in Natural History #2)

User Review  - Perry - Goodreads

Current bedtime reading. The author can make evolutionary theory sound like the most reasonable idea in the world--because he does not misuse the concept. Read full review


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