• Title : A Devils Chaplain

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  • ISBN: 0618485392

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 263 pages


A Devils Chaplain Description

The first collection of essays from renowned scientist and best selling author Richard Dawkins Richard Dawkins s essays are an enthusiastic testament to the power of rigorous, scientific examination, and they span many different corners of his personal and professional life He revisits the meme, the unit of cultural information that he named and wrote about in his groundbreaking work The Selfish Gene He makes moving tributes to friends and colleagues, including a eulogy for novelist Douglas Adams he shares correspondence with the evolutionary biologist Stephen Jay Gould and he visits with the famed paleoanthropologists Richard and Maeve Leakey at their African wildlife preserve He concludes the essays with a vivid note to his ten year old daughter, reminding her to remain curious, to ask questions, and to live the examined life..



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thumbnail Title: A Devils Chaplain
Author:Richard Dawkins
ISBN :0618485392
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Description: The first collection of essays from renowned scientist and best selling author Richard Dawkins Richard Dawkins s essays are an enthusiastic testament to the power of rigorous, scientific examination,

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