The Flamingo s Smile Reflections in Natural History

"Gould himself is a rare and wonderful animal—a member of the endangered species known as the ruby-throated polymath. . . . [He] is a leading theorist on large-scale patterns in evolution . . . [and] one of the sharpest and most humane ...

The Flamingo s Smile  Reflections in Natural History

The Flamingo s Smile Reflections in Natural History

"Gould himself is a rare and wonderful animal—a member of the endangered species known as the ruby-throated polymath. . . . [He] is a leading theorist on large-scale patterns in evolution . . . [and] one of the sharpest and most humane thinkers in the sciences." --David Quammen, New York Times Book Review

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The Flamingo's Smile: Reflections in Natural History
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Stephen Jay Gould
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-29 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

"Gould himself is a rare and wonderful animal—a member of the endangered species known as the ruby-throated polymath. . . . [He] is a leading theorist on large-scale patterns in evolution . . . [and] one of the sharpest and most humane thinkers in the sciences." --David Quammen, New York
The Flamingo's Smile
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Stephen Jay Gould
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-10 - Publisher:

Evolutionary theory in the theme that binds together these essays on such seemingly disparate topics as the feeding habits of flamingos, flowers and snails that change from male to female and sometimes back again, and the extinction from baseball of the .400 hitter
Biological Science
Language: en
Pages: 1175
Authors: William T. Keeton, James L. Gould
Categories: Biology
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: W. W. Norton

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Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Patricia G. Kirkpatrick, Timothy D. Goltz
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury T&T Clark

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Authors: Patricia G. Kirkpatrick, Timothy D. Goltz
Categories: Books
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