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The greatest show on Earth : the evidence for evolution, Richard Dawkins

Label
The greatest show on Earth : the evidence for evolution
Title
The greatest show on Earth
Title remainder
the evidence for evolution
Statement of responsibility
Richard Dawkins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Sifting through rich layers of scientific evidence, Dawkins' "The Greatest Show on Earth" is a stunning counterattack on advocates of "Intelligent Design," explaining the evidence for evolution while exposing the absurdities of the creationist "argument."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dawkins, Richard
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QH366.2
LC item number
.D374 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Evolution (Biology)
Label
The greatest show on Earth : the evidence for evolution, Richard Dawkins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [439]-454) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Only a theory? -- Dogs, cows, and cabbages -- The primrose path to macro-evolution -- Silence and slow time -- Before our very eyes -- Missing link? What do you mean, 'missing'? -- Missing persons? Missing no longer -- You did it yourself in nine months -- The ark of the continents -- The tree of cousinship -- History written all over us -- Arms races and 'evolutionary theodicy' -- There is grandeur in this view of life -- Appendix. The history-deniers
Control code
311765210
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 470 pages, 32 pages of plates
Isbn
9781416594789
Lccn
2009025330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
(OCoLC)311765210
Label
The greatest show on Earth : the evidence for evolution, Richard Dawkins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [439]-454) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Only a theory? -- Dogs, cows, and cabbages -- The primrose path to macro-evolution -- Silence and slow time -- Before our very eyes -- Missing link? What do you mean, 'missing'? -- Missing persons? Missing no longer -- You did it yourself in nine months -- The ark of the continents -- The tree of cousinship -- History written all over us -- Arms races and 'evolutionary theodicy' -- There is grandeur in this view of life -- Appendix. The history-deniers
Control code
311765210
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
ix, 470 pages, 32 pages of plates
Isbn
9781416594789
Lccn
2009025330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
(OCoLC)311765210

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