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User Review  - mrgan - LibraryThing

As good as Dawkins' writing is, as interesting as many of the analogies and examples in the book are, this feels like a rather unnecessary rehashing of the basics of evolution. Dawkins has had more ... Read full review

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User Review  - themulhern - LibraryThing

A timely book which presents the evidence for evolution in a considered and thoughtful manner. It starts with an explanation of why the book is necessary and then turns to background material about ... Read full review

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User Review  - kaitanya64 - LibraryThing

Dawkins has a true talent for making complex scientific principles clear. In this book, he reviews basic and not so basic scientific principles and evidence concerning evolution. I appreciated the use ... Read full review

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User Review  - DLMorrese - LibraryThing

Richard Dawkins is obviously a rational, concerned, and passionate man. He sees the great diversity of life as The Greatest Show on Earth, and he is upset that so many people (about 40% in the U.S ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael_Rose - LibraryThing

I myself do not see a conflict between religion and evolution, so saying that, I found this book quite useful in understanding evolution. Unless you've already made up your mind against it, you will too. And yes, it has "fantastic pictures". Read full review

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User Review  - gopfolk - LibraryThing

Well written book...I enjoyed this book as it walks you through the concepts that most creationists fail to acknowledge or if they do, completely dismiss. Dawkins makes the argument simple by using ... Read full review

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Fell in love with life even more
Simply amazing!

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Very informative and eloquently worded. I'd definitely recommend it to anyone who needs an introduction to, is otherwise unfamiliar with, or is simply a fan of evolution.

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In "The Greatest Show on Earth The evidence for evolution", Richard Dawkins takes on creationists and intelligent design proponentsists whilst taking the reader on a detective trail of evidence to show why evolution through natural selection is a fact and a theory. Here is my 2 part review on the latest of Richard Dawkins books.
Part 1
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_f6An6NyVQE
Part 2
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rkKPxsTyX60
Hope you enjoy.
DJ
 

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Richard Dawkins knows how to write, that's for sure. I bought this on release day, and I couldn't put it down until I was done.

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