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User Review  - MarkBeronte - LibraryThing

Ever since Darwin and The Descent of Man, the existence of humans has been attributed to our intelligence and adaptability. But in Catching Fire, renowned primatologist Richard Wrangham presents a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sovranty - LibraryThing

Richard Wrangham relates a highly plausible theory to the physiological, emotional, and sociological evolution that helped shape us into our current human form. Wrangham ends the book reminding us ... Read full review

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User Review  - byroade - LibraryThing

Probably one of my top books ever for clear, cogent writing on a fascinating topic: human evolution. It's brief and easy to read and I'd recommend it to anyone who I think would sit still for it. Read full review

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User Review  - jcbrunner - LibraryThing

Catching fire is a gem with many interesting ideas about the influence of cooked food on human behavior. Its main flaw is that the author's plausible hypothesis that eating nutritious cooked food was ... Read full review

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User Review  - dele2451 - LibraryThing

Wrangham's amazing book offers strong scientific evidence that cooking is not merely a chore or activity human beings engage in regularly, but rather the singular most important element in both our ... Read full review

Catching fire... cooking made us human

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Bought this as a gift I didnt have to go store to store to find it . Also the prices on Overstock are great for books !!!! Read full review

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