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Wonderful life : the Burgess Shale and the nature of history

Author: Stephen Jay Gould
Publisher: London [etc.] : Penguin Books, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Basing his argument around the history of science's treatment of the fossils of the Burgess shale, the author presents a view of evolution as a non-progressive system, which saw a wide range of early  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Jay Gould
ISBN: 0140133801 9780140133806
OCLC Number: 907194690
Notes: Oorspr. uitg.: [S.l.] : Hutchinson Radius, 1989.
Awards: Winner of Rhone Poulenc General Prize for Science Books 1991
Description: 347 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Stephen Jay Gould.

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