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SHADOWS OF FORGOTTEN ANCESTORS: A Search for Who We Are

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A BIG book about BIG questions—``Who are we? Where do we come from? Why are we this way and not some other? What does it mean to be human?''—with all the Sagan/Druyan trademarks: crystal-clear scientific exposition, a dash of pseudotheology, and lots of big numbers. Sagan and wife Druyan begin with a standard recital of the origins of sun, planets, and life on earth, but soon move on to their ... Read full review

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Review: Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors

User Review  - Rebekah - Goodreads

Overall fairly accurate to science with a few bits of weirdness near the beginning The language has histrionic tendencies that are rather off-putting. Read full review

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