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

User Review  - Chris Dudding - Goodreads

Top-notch writing on natural history, steeped in literary and cultural acumen -- yet eminently accessible. The world's a poorer place without Gould. Followed Dawkins' The Selfish Gene with this one ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Anna - Goodreads

A stunning and lucid set of essays on various aspects of natural history. Stephen Jay Gould is a passionate and wonderful writer. Definitely plan on reading more of his work. Read full review

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

User Review  - Andy Cutright - Goodreads

Every book Gould wrote is worth a read. Read full review

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

User Review  - Thomas Neville - Goodreads

first SJG book and it was excellent Read full review

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

User Review  - Stephanie Ann - Goodreads

I've read this book about 5 times and everything I reread it I find it more fascinating Read full review

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

User Review  - Jeff Rudisel - Goodreads

Autographed by author at Indiana State University Tirey Memorial Union. My first book by Gould. Wonderful. Read full review

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

User Review  - Prithvi Shams - Goodreads

Who says science can't be poetic? I really loved the part where Gould explained neoteny by comparing it to the evolution of Mickey Mouse. Read full review

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

User Review  - Esteban Gordon - Goodreads

Yes. Read full review

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

User Review  - Robert Taylor - Goodreads

Although dealing with the minutia of evolutionary theory, it rarely leaves the layman scratching his or her head in confusion. Instead, you are fascinated with the history of life itself, and our stumbling study of it over the centuries. Brilliant collection from a brilliant man. Read full review

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

User Review  - Jimmy - Goodreads

I'm rereading all of Stephen Jay Gould's works. They are well worth it for pure scientific entertainment. The Panda's Thumb was written in 1980, so it is a bit old. Yet it still stands up well. The ... Read full review


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