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Product Description: We are in the midst of a revolution. It is a scientific revolution built upon the tools of molecular biology, with which we probe and prod the living world in ways unimaginable a few decades ago. Need to track a bacterium at the root of a hospital outbreak? No problem: the offending germ's complete genetic profile can be obtained in 24 hours...read more

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9780199660599 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 26, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: We are in the midst of a revolution.

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9780198758129 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 22, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: We are in the midst of a revolution.

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Product Description: Charles Darwin is easily the most famous scientist of the modern age, and his theory of evolution is constantly referenced in many contexts by scientists and nonscientists alike. And yet, despite how frequently his ideas are evoked, there remains a surprising amount we don’t know about the father of modern evolutionary thinking, his intellectual roots, and the science he produced...read more

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9780226384429 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 23, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Charles Darwin is easily the most famous scientist of the modern age, and his theory of evolution is constantly referenced in many contexts by scientists and nonscientists alike.

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9780226377445 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 22, 2016, cover price $65.00

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Product Description: Although plants comprise more than 90% of all visible life, and land plants and algae collectively make up the most morphologically, physiologically, and ecologically diverse group of organisms on earth, books on evolution instead tend to focus on animals...read more

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9780226342009 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 12, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Although plants comprise more than 90% of all visible life, and land plants and algae collectively make up the most morphologically, physiologically, and ecologically diverse group of organisms on earth, books on evolution instead tend to focus on animals.

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9780226342146 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 12, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Although plants comprise more than 90% of all visible life, and land plants and algae collectively make up the most morphologically, physiologically, and ecologically diverse group of organisms on earth, books on evolution instead tend to focus on animals.

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Product Description: As human populations grow and resources are depleted, agriculture will need to use land, water, and other resources more efficiently and without sacrificing long-term sustainability. Darwinian Agriculture presents an entirely new approach to these challenges, one that draws on the principles of evolution and natural selection...read more

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9780691139500 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 2, 2012, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: As human populations grow and resources are depleted, agriculture will need to use land, water, and other resources more efficiently and without sacrificing long-term sustainability.

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9780691173764 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, August 2, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: As human populations grow and resources are depleted, agriculture will need to use land, water, and other resources more efficiently and without sacrificing long-term sustainability.

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Product Description: As you read these words, planet Earth teems with trillions of life-forms, all going about their own business: eating, reproducing, thriving.… Yet the life of almost every single organism draws nearer to certain death. On the other hand, "suicide" inside the mitochondria that live within us results in the death of millions of cells each second for our own good! Why is death such a universal companion to life on Earth? Why haven't animals evolved to break free of its shackles?In this wide-ranging exploration of death, Jules Howard attempts to shed evolutionary light on one of our biggest and most unshakable taboos...read more

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9781472915078 | Bloomsbury Sigma, May 10, 2016, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: As you read these words, Planet Earth teems with trillions of life-forms, each going about their own business: eating, reproducing, thriving .

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9781522642220 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: As you read these words, planet Earth teems with trillions of life-forms, all going about their own business: eating, reproducing, thriving.

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Product Description: Long before Charles Darwin undertook his first voyage, animal taxonomists had begun the scientific classification of animals, plants, and minerals. In the mid-1950s, taxonomist A. J. Cain summarized the state of knowledge about the structure of the living world in his major book Animal Species and Their Evolution...read more

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9780691630601 | Revised edition (Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016), cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Long before Charles Darwin undertook his first voyage, animal taxonomists had begun the scientific classification of animals, plants, and minerals.

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9780691600789 | Revised edition (Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Long before Charles Darwin undertook his first voyage, animal taxonomists had begun the scientific classification of animals, plants, and minerals.
9780691020983 | Princeton Univ Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Long before Charles Darwin undertook his first voyage, animal taxonomists had begun the scientific classification of animals, plants, and minerals.

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Product Description: The newest addition to John Brockman’s Edge.org series explores life itself, bringing together the world’s leading biologists, geneticists, and evolutionary theorists—including Richard Dawkins, Edward O. Wilson, J. Craig Venter, and Freeman Dyson...read more
By John Brockman (editor)

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9780062296054 | Perennial, April 19, 2016, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The newest addition to John Brockman’s Edge.

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Product Description: “Simultaneously sobering and exhilarating, Michael Tennesen’s wide-ranging survey of disasters highlights both life’s fragility and its metamorphosing persistence” (Booklist) and describes what life on earth could look like after the next mass extinction...read more

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9781451677515 | Simon & Schuster, March 17, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: While examining the history of our planet and actively exploring our present environment, science journalist Michael Tennesen describes what life on earth could look like after the next mass extinction.

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9781451677522 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, March 29, 2016), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: “Simultaneously sobering and exhilarating, Michael Tennesen’s wide-ranging survey of disasters highlights both life’s fragility and its metamorphosing persistence” (Booklist) and describes what life on earth could look like after the next mass extinction.

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9781481528863 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, March 17, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: [Read by Sean Runnette] While examining the history of our planet and actively exploring our present environment, science journalist Michael Tennesen describes what life on earth could look like after the next mass extinction.

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Product Description: In the hard sciences, which can often feel out of grasp for many lay readers, there are "great thinkers" who go far beyond the equations, formulas, and research. Minds such as Stephen Hawking philosophize about the functions and nature of the universe, the implications of our existence, and other impossibly fascinating, yet difficult questions...read more

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9780199390458 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 2016, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In the hard sciences, which can often feel out of grasp for many lay readers, there are "great thinkers" who go far beyond the equations, formulas, and research.

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By Joshua Richardson (editor)

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9781634843317 | Nova Science Pub Inc, February 10, 2016, cover price $110.00

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Product Description: This book describes the driving forces behind the evolutionary process at the molecular and genome levels, the effects of the various molecular mechanisms on the structure of genes, proteins, and genomes, the methodology and the analytical tools involved in dealing with molecular data from an evolutionary perspective, and the logic of evolutionary hypothesis testing...read more

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9781605354699 | Sinauer Associates Inc, December 30, 2015, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: This book describes the driving forces behind the evolutionary process at the molecular and genome levels, the effects of the various molecular mechanisms on the structure of genes, proteins, and genomes, the methodology and the analytical tools involved in dealing with molecular data from an evolutionary perspective, and the logic of evolutionary hypothesis testing.

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9781107122109 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 30, 2015, cover price $99.99

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9780226335810 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 16, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: In the grand sweep of evolution, the origin of radically new kinds of organisms in the fossil record is the result of a relatively simple process: natural selection marching through the ages.

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9780199691890 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 15, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: NA
9780226335957 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 16, 2015, cover price $49.00 | About this edition: In the grand sweep of evolution, the origin of radically new kinds of organisms in the fossil record is the result of a relatively simple process: natural selection marching through the ages.

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Product Description: “Funny, thoughtful, informative, and wise” (Publishers Weekly, starred review), this scientific foray into the animal kingdom examines how the world’s creatures—weird, wonderful, and everything in between—are inextricably linked.Life on planet earth is not weirder than we imagine...read more

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9781476730356 | Marble Arch Pr, February 17, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: This fascinating scientific foray into the animal kingdom examines how the world’s creatures—weird, wonderful, and everything in between—are inextricably linked.
9780448416106, titled "1-2 Peek-A-Boo!" | Board book edition (Grosset & Dunlap, September 1, 1997), cover price $4.95 | also contains 1-2 Peek-A-Boo! | About this edition: Shows barnyard scenes with cows, pigs, and baby chicks to count, with surprises behind flaps on each page

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9781501117183 | Marble Arch Pr, December 15, 2015, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: “Funny, thoughtful, informative, and wise” (Publishers Weekly, starred review), this scientific foray into the animal kingdom examines how the world’s creatures—weird, wonderful, and everything in between—are inextricably linked.

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Product Description: Dean of Columbia University's medical school explains why our bodies are out of sync with today's environment and how we can correct this to save our health.Over the past 200 years, human life-expectancy has approximately doubled...read more

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9780316236812 | Little Brown & Co, December 8, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Dean of Columbia University's medical school explains why our bodies are out of sync with today's environment and how we can correct this to save our health.

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Product Description: This book examines a little-noted contradiction inherent in the two essential elements of Darwin's theory of biological evolution--natural selection and reproduction. Physiologist Stephen Rothman makes the revolutionary claim that the evolution of life's complex and diverse reproductive mechanisms is not the consequence of natural selection...read more

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9781633880726 | Prometheus Books, December 1, 2015, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: This book examines a little-noted contradiction inherent in the two essential elements of Darwin's theory of biological evolution--natural selection and reproduction.

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Product Description: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.The Blind Watchmaker is the seminal text for understanding evolution today. In the eighteenth century, theologian William Paley developed a famous metaphor for creationism: that of the skilled watchmaker...read more

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9780393351491, titled "The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design" | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 28, 2015), cover price $18.95 | also contains The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design | About this edition: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.

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9780613913812, titled "The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design" | Turtleback Books, September 1, 1996, cover price $31.75 | About this edition: Clarifies the seemingly implausible aspects of Darwin's theory, drawing on the famous watch comparison argued by William Paley, the eighteenth-century theologian

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Product Description: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.The Blind Watchmaker is the seminal text for understanding evolution today. In the eighteenth century, theologian William Paley developed a famous metaphor for creationism: that of the skilled watchmaker...read more

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9780393351491 | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 28, 2015), cover price $18.95 | also contains Blind Watchmaker: Why The Evidence Of Evolution Reveals A Universe Without Design | About this edition: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.
9780393315707 | Subsequent edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 29, 1996), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Clarifies the seemingly implausible aspects of Darwin's theory, drawing on the famous watch comparison argued by William Paley, the eighteenth-century theologian
9780393304480 | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 1988, cover price $10.95 | also contains Mille Fois A Compostelle: Pelerins Du Moyen Age | About this edition: Clarifies the seemingly implausible aspects of Darwin's theory, drawing on the famous watch comparison argued by William Paley, the eighteenth-century theologian

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9781455848133 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, January 3, 2012), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Despite the theory’s age, The Blind Watchmaker is as prescient and timely as ever.

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Product Description: Human genetics has changed little over the past 20,000 years, but human economic behaviour has changed a lot. These changes are probably due to human cultural evolution. But studies of human hunter-gatherers, and of a variety of other animal species, show that their micro-economic behaviour is much the same...read more

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9781137568052 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 4, 2015, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Human genetics has changed little over the past 20,000 years, but human economic behaviour has changed a lot.

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9781137568083 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 30, 2015, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Human genetics has changed little over the past 20,000 years, but human economic behaviour has changed a lot.

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Product Description: Evolution: The Whole Story provides an in-depth and up-to-the- minute account of evolution, one of the ultimate keystone theories in modern science. Ten esteemed experts thoroughly survey how each of Earth's major groups of living things diversified and evolved through time and using visual features that make the story comprehensible, the book gives readers, even those with no previous knowledge of the topic, a clear understanding of evolution and how it brought us to the present day...read more
By Steve Parker (editor) and Alice Roberts (foreword by)

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9781770854819 | Firefly Books Ltd, August 7, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Evolution: The Whole Story provides an in-depth and up-to-the- minute account of evolution, one of the ultimate keystone theories in modern science.

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Product Description: Creation Evolution Debate: 150 Years Later, it Still Rages. Both Sides Are Half-Right. And Both Are Wrong.Meet the opponents:In one corner - Proponents of Intelligent Design like William Dembski, Stephen Meyer, and Michael Behe. Many defy scientific consensus, maintaining evolution is a fraud...read more

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9781940363806 | Benbella Books, September 1, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Creation Evolution Debate: 150 Years Later, it Still Rages.

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Product Description: A complete scientific biography of Darwin that takes into account the latest research findings, both published and unpublished, on the life of this remarkable man. Considered the first book to thoroughly emphasize Darwin’s research in various fields of endeavor, what he did, why he did it, and its implications for his time and ours...read more

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9781444330359 | Blackwell Pub, August 10, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A complete scientific biography of Darwin that takes into account the latest research findings, both published and unpublished, on the life of this remarkable man.

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