A Devil's Chaplain: Selected Writings by Richard Dawkins

A Devil's Chaplain: Selected Writings by Richard Dawkins

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This title contains the selected writings of the famous evolutionary biologist who has changed the way people think.

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A reviewer wrote of The Selfish Gene that it was 'rich with metaphor, passionate arguments, wry humour, colourful examples and unexpected connections'. This intriguing selection of Richard Dawkins large output of articles, lectures, individual chapters and reviews demonstrates the breadth of his interests, the sheer quality of his writing and the challenging nature of his trenchantly held views. Whether writing on the many aspects of evolution or on science in general - the importance of science, the poetry of science, the fact that science is inspiring (or ought to be) - he is often provocative, sometimes outrageous, never less than highly influential.

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SKU GOR001226541
Title A Devil's Chaplain: Selected Writings
Author By (author) Richard Dawkins
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Orion Publishing Co
Year Published 2003
Number of Pages 320
ISBN 10 0297829734
ISBN 13 9780297829737
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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A reviewer wrote of The Selfish Gene that it was 'rich with metaphor, passionate arguments, wry humour, colourful examples and unexpected connections'. This intriguing selection of Richard Dawkins large output of articles, lectures, individual chapters and reviews demonstrates the breadth of his interests, the sheer quality of his writing and the challenging nature of his trenchantly held views. Whether writing on the many aspects of evolution or on science in general - the importance of science, the poetry of science, the fact that science is inspiring (or ought to be) - he is often provocative, sometimes outrageous, never less than highly influential.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001226541
Title A Devil's Chaplain: Selected Writings
Author By (author) Richard Dawkins
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Orion Publishing Co
Year Published 2003
Number of Pages 320
ISBN 10 0297829734
ISBN 13 9780297829737
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No