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In the beginning-- : a scientist shows why the creationists are wrong

Author: Christopher McGowan
Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1984.
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Provides explanation of evolution answering common questions: how life might have come through chemistry; how man and apes share a common ancestor; how the fossil record reveals an evolutionary progression; why Noah's flood couldn't be true.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McGowan, Christopher.
In the beginning--
Buffalo, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1984
(OCoLC)623135824
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher McGowan
ISBN: 0879752408 9780879752408
OCLC Number: 10872603
Description: xiii, 208 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Science, non-science, and nonsense --
Why evolution? --
Evolution : past, present, and according to the creationists --
How did it all start? : the numbers game --
Noah's ark : fact or fable? --
Gaps or continuity? : a look at the living world --
Rocks and time --
Fossils : how they are formed and what they can tell us --
Fossils and time --
From reptiles to birds : when is a bird not a bird? --
A mammal by any other name --
Horses, hooves, and embryos --
Newts, lungfishes, and sea dragons --
Coming down from trees : the descent of man --
The emperor's new clothes.
Responsibility: Chris McGowan.

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Provides explanation of evolution answering common questions: how life might have come through chemistry; how man and apes share a common ancestor; how the fossil record reveals an evolutionary progression; why Noah's flood couldn't be true.

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