River Out of Eden

River Out of Eden : A Darwinian View of Life

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How did the replication bomb we call "life" begin and where in the world, or rather, in the universe, is it heading? Writing with characteristic wit and an ability to clarify complex phenomena (the New York Times described his style as "the sort of science writing that makes the reader feel like a genius"), Richard Dawkins confronts this ancient mystery.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 204 x 128 x 13mm | 170g
  • London, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0465069908
  • 9780465069903
  • 320,551

Table of contents

* The Digital River * All Africa and Her Progenies * Do Good by Stealth * Gods Utility Function * The Replication Bomb
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About Prof Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins is the first holder of Oxford University's newly endowed Charles Simonyi Professorship in the Public Understanding of Science. He is the author of two acclaimed bestsellers, The Blind Watchmaker, which won both the Royal Society of Literature Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Science, and the even better known The Selfish Gene.
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