Written in Stone (Paperback)

The Hidden Secrets of Fossils and the Story of Life on Earth

Brian Switek

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The first book on the hunt for evolution’s ‘missing links’ over the last three decades – and what palaeontologists’ findings mean for our place on earth.




Well researched and beautifully writtenBBC Focus
Magisterial … part historical account, part scientific detective story. Switek's elegant prose and thoughtful scholarship will change the way you see life on our planet.Neil Shubin, author of ‘Your Inner Fish’
A fine guide to the four-dimensional tapestry of lifeNature
Switek has produced in his first book prose and paleontological inspiration comparable to the work of the late Stephen Jay Gould … Highly recommended.Choice

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ISBN: 9781848313422

Price: 8.99 GBP

Pages: 320

Publication date: 02/02/2012

Category: Popular Science

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