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Unweaving the rainbow : science, delusion and the appetite for wonder

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2006.
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Keats accused Newton of destroying the poetry of the rainbow by explaining the origin of its colours, thus dispelling its mystery. In this book, the author argues that Keats could not have been more  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Dawkins
ISBN: 9780141937038 0141937033
OCLC Number: 708653356
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Richard Dawkins.

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A brilliant assertion of the wonder and excitement of real, tough, grown-up science -- A. S. Byatt, 'Books of the Year' * Daily Telegraph * The way Dawkins writes about science is not just a Read more...

 
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