Leonardo's Mountain of Clams and the Diet of Worms: Essays on Natural History by Stephen Jay Gould

Leonardo's Mountain of Clams and the Diet of Worms: Essays on Natural History

byStephen Jay Gould

Paperback | October 1, 2011

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With his customary brilliance, Gould examines the puzzles and paradoxes great and small that build nature’s and humanity’s diversity and order.

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Stephen Jay Gould was the Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology at Harvard University and Vincent Astor Visiting Professor of Biology at New York University. A MacArthur Prize Fellow, he received innumerable honors and awards and wrote many books, including Ontogeny and Phylogeny and Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle (both from Harvard).
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Title:Leonardo's Mountain of Clams and the Diet of Worms: Essays on Natural HistoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:432 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.03 inPublished:October 1, 2011Publisher:HarvardLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0674061632

ISBN - 13:9780674061637

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No one has written of our illusions about progress in nature with more wit and learning than Stephen Jay Gould.