The Rough Guide to Evolution

The Rough Guide to Evolution

Book - 2009
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Have you ever wondered what Charles Darwin would have had on his iPod? Or exactly how South Park fits into the Theory of Evolution? The Rough Guide to Evolution delves into all of this and more, from the life and works of the eminent scientist to the impact of evolutionary thinking on modern times. Read about the evolutionary history of life on Earth, the stark evidence for evolution and how Darwin's breakthrough is still denied by creationists, who have repeatedly tried to ban it from the classroom. Providing a complete and authoritative overview of one of the most controversial topics of our age, the guide is an accessible one-stop shop for all things Darwinian, while listing resources for those keen to dig deeper into our murky beginnings. Find out exactly how Charles Darwin and The Origin of the Species have affected human life in the 150 years since its publication - everything from Darwinian tourism to The Simpsons - as well as some new angles that make The Rough Guide to Evolution a must-have for Darwin fans. Rediscover Darwin's earth-shattering explanation for the diversity of life with The Rough Guide to Evolution .

Publisher: London : Rough Guides, 2009.
ISBN: 9781858289465
Branch Call Number: 576.8 Pal 9254mm 1
576.8 Pal 9254mv 1
Characteristics: vi, 346 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps. --
vi, 346 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps.
Alternative Title: Evolution


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Jun 18, 2019

If you are at all interested in learning the basic essentials about the subject of "Evolution" (without over-taxing your brain), then, this "Rough Guide" is certainly the recommended place to start your research.

Containing numerous illustrations to accompany its easy-to-understand narrative - This well-researched volume is sure to enlighten and educate most literate lay readers about the fundamental, yet fascinating, ins & outs of evolution.

Jun 13, 2019

Comprehensively written by British professor of Microbial Genomics, Mark Pallen - "The Rough Guide to Evolution" aims to present the educated lay reader with a readable and trustworthy introduction to the fascinating subject of evolution.

Through photographic illustrations and informative text - This book of knowledge also provides a source of inspiration and enlightenment for the hardened Darwin fanatic, as well.

Believe me - This enjoyable book is, indeed, "The Greatest Story Ever Told" from an intellectual perspective of a non-Christian outlook.

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