An Appetite for Wonder
  • Author : Richard Dawkins
  • Release Date : 24 September 2013
  • Publisher : Ecco
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 308
  • ISBN 13 : 0062225790
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The evolutionary biologist and atheist, whose work has transformed thought on genes, evolution, and religion, offers insight into his own evolution as a man and as a thinker, from his beginnings in Kenya to his intellectual awakening at Oxford.

An Appetite for Wonder

An Appetite for Wonder

Author : Richard Dawkins
Publisher : Ecco
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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The evolutionary biologist and atheist, whose work has transformed thought on genes, evolution, and religion, offers insight into his own evolution as a man and as a thinker, from his beginnings in Kenya to his intellectual awakening at Oxford....

Unweaving the Rainbow

Unweaving the Rainbow

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Publisher : HMH
Genre : Science
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From the New York Times–bestselling author of Science in the Soul. “If any recent writing about science is poetic, it is this” (The Wall Street Journal). Did Sir Isaac Newton “unweave the rainbow” by reducing it to its prismatic colors, as John Keats contended? Did he, in other words, ...

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Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
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The Magic of Reality

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Author : Richard Dawkins
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
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The best-selling author of The God Delusion and the artist of such award-winning graphic novels as Wizard and Glass address key scientific questions previously explained by rich mythologies, from the evolution of the first humans and the life cycle of stars to the principles of a rainbow and the origins ...

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Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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In this hugely entertaining sequel to the New York Times bestselling memoir An Appetite for Wonder, Richard Dawkins delves deeply into his intellectual life spent kick-starting new conversations about science, culture, and religion and writing yet another of the most audacious and widely read books of the twentieth century—The ...

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Author : Richard Dawkins
Publisher : Head of Zeus Ltd
Genre : Science
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Richard Dawkins explores the wonder of flight. A book for ages 8-80 about flying – from the mythical Icarus, to the sadly extinct but magnificent bird Argentavis magnificens, to the British Airways pilots of today....

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Author : Richard Dawkins
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Genre : Science
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A brilliant book celebrating improbability as the engine that drives life, by the acclaimed author of The Selfish Gene and The Blind Watchmaker. The human eye is so complex and works so precisely that surely, one might believe, its current shape and function must be the product of design. How ...

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Author : Paul J. Griffiths
Publisher : CUA Press
Genre : Religion
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*Everyone wants to know thingsthis book explains how to want to know them well*...