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Ancient Invertebrates and Their Living Relatives

Harold Leonard Levin - Nature - 1999 - 358 pages
This overview and introduction to the study of fossil invertebrates emphasizes both soft and skeletal anatomy, as well as the relationship between those known only from fossils ...
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Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History

Stephen Jay Gould - Science - 1990 - 352 pages
"[An] extraordinary book. . . . Mr. Gould is an exceptional combination of scientist and science writer. . . . He is thus exceptionally well placed to tell these stories, and ...
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The Flamingo's Smile: Reflections in Natural History

Stephen Jay Gould - Nature - 1987 - 476 pages
Evolutionary theory in the theme that binds together these essays on such seemingly disparate topics as the feeding habits of flamingos, flowers and snails that change from ...
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Unweaving the Rainbow: Science, Delusion and the Appetite for Wonder

Richard Dawkins - Science - 2000 - 352 pages
Did Newton "unweave the rainbow" by reducing it to its prismatic colors, as Keats contended? Did he, in other words, diminish beauty? Far from it, says acclaimed scientist ...
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Ecology and Evolution of Darwin's Finches

Peter R. Grant - Nature - 1999 - 492 pages
After his famous visit to the Galápagos Islands, Darwin speculated that "one might fancy that, from an original paucity of birds in this archipelago, one species had been taken ...
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Demonic Males: Apes and the Origins of Human Violence

Richard W. Wrangham, Dale Peterson - Nature - 1996 - 350 pages
Draws on recent discoveries about human evolution to examine whether violence among men is a product of their primitive heritage, and searches for solutions to the problems of ...
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