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Shadows of forgotten ancestors : a search for who we are

Author: Carl Sagan; Ann Druyan
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1993, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Ballantine Books edView all editions and formats
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Explores peoples origins and how they were shaped by life's adventure on this planet.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Sagan; Ann Druyan
ISBN: 0345384725 9780345384720
OCLC Number: 28866374
Description: xvi, 505 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: On earth as it is in heaven --
Snowflakes fallen on the hearth --
What makest thou --
A gospel of dirt --
Life is just a three-letter word --
Us and them --
When fire was new --
Sex and death --
What thin partitions ... --
The next-to-last remedy --
Dominance and submission --
The rape of Caenis --
The ocean of becoming --
Gangland --
Mortifying reflections --
Lives of the apes --
Admonishing the conqueror --
The Archimedes of the Macaques --
What is human --
The animal within --
Shadows of forgotten ancestors.
Responsibility: Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan.

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Explores peoples origins and how they were shaped by life's adventure on this planet.

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