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THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH: The Evidence for Evolution

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Look out, creationists. There's a new sheriff in town, and he talks like an Oxford don.In fact, Dawkins (The God Delusion, 2007, etc.) gave up the Oxford chair in the Public Understanding of Science in order to write full-time, and to spend more time agitating against antiscience and pseudoscience. The author opens with guns a-blazing, demanding what we might think of a Latin teacher's being ... 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.

Review: The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution

User Review  - Jeremi Doucet - Goodreads

After reading the overwhelming evidence for evolution, it becomes clear that anyone overlooking it must be struck by flagrant ignorance which come from fatuous religious claims. "Evolution is not a ... Read full review

Review: The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution

User Review  - Abdulrahman Alhussain - Goodreads

The greatest show on earth, indeed. Dawkins may be an annoying, islamphobic/religiophobic, sexist prick, but there's no denying that he's a brilliant scientist. Evolution is a scientific fact. The ... Read full review

Review: The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution

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Update: I'd like to add, that thanks to the wonderful colored pictures section in this book, I discovered these three fascinating animals: The Dancing Sifaka The Blue Footed Booby The Flying Lemur The ... Read full review

Review: The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution

User Review  - Peter - Goodreads

Dawkins could have written this book with the same content and 2/3 of the words IMO. He tends to ramble on and get distracted. He also does gratuitous bashing of people who disagree with him but ... Read full review

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