skip to content
The greatest show on earth : the evidence for evolution Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The greatest show on earth : the evidence for evolution

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: New York, : Free Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st Free Press trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Sifting through rich layers of scientific evidence, Dawkins' "The Greatest Show on Earth" is a stunning counterattack on advocates of "Intelligent Design," explaining the evidence for evolution while exposing the absurdities of the creationist "argument."
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Dawkins
ISBN: 9781416594796 1416594795
OCLC Number: 685121521
Description: 472 p., 32 p. of plates : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 22 cm.
Contents: Only a theory? --
Dogs, cows, and cabbages --
The primrose path to macro-evolution --
Silence and slow time --
Before our very eyes --
Missing link? What do you mean, 'missing'? --
Missing persons? Missing no longer --
You did it yourself in nine months --
The ark of the continents --
The tree of cousinship --
History written all over us --
Arms races and 'evolutionary theodicy' --
There is grandeur in this view of life --
Appendix. The history-deniers.
Responsibility: Richard Dawkins.

Abstract:

Sifting through rich layers of scientific evidence, Dawkins' "The Greatest Show on Earth" is a stunning counterattack on advocates of "Intelligent Design," explaining the evidence for evolution while exposing the absurdities of the creationist "argument."

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/685121521>
library:oclcnum"685121521"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/685121521>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"1st Free Press trade pbk. ed."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2010"
schema:description"Sifting through rich layers of scientific evidence, Dawkins' "The Greatest Show on Earth" is a stunning counterattack on advocates of "Intelligent Design," explaining the evidence for evolution while exposing the absurdities of the creationist "argument.""@en
schema:description"Only a theory? -- Dogs, cows, and cabbages -- The primrose path to macro-evolution -- Silence and slow time -- Before our very eyes -- Missing link? What do you mean, 'missing'? -- Missing persons? Missing no longer -- You did it yourself in nine months -- The ark of the continents -- The tree of cousinship -- History written all over us -- Arms races and 'evolutionary theodicy' -- There is grandeur in this view of life -- Appendix. The history-deniers."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/352256492>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The greatest show on earth : the evidence for evolution"@en
schema:numberOfPages"472"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.