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4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (1,090 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Stephen Jay Gould Narrator: Meredith MacRae and Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. Publisher: Phoenix Audio Format: Abridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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From paleontology, dinosaurs, and fossils to the fascinating and strange phenomena of life on Earth today, come the inspiration for Dinosaur in a Haystack, a collection of Stephen Jay Gould's best essays. Fads to fungus, baseball to beeswax, Gould always circles back to the great themes of time, change, and history. Alternating between amusement and awe, he digs deep into the particulars of people's lives and nature's ways. Gould's inimitable style makes history and science accessible and relevant to everyone. Download and start listening now!

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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Jen | 11/16/2013

    " As usual, I found Stephen Jay Gould an amazing thinker. "

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    " Didn't finish because my dog ate it. Seriously. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Catherine | 3/8/2013

    " An awesome series of natural history essays from the amazing Stephen Jay. "

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    " You just can't beat Gould. He is the best, the most complex, and the most interesting writer on science and the social scene. "

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About the Author

Stephen Jay Gould (1941–2002) was the Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology and professor of geology at Harvard University. He published over twenty books, received the National Book and National Book Critics Circle Awards, and a MacArthur Fellowship.