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Some essays were a bit more involved than I would have liked. Fascinating subject, but much more academic and not nearly as amusing as most of his previous works.Published 6 months ago by Tom D
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. This is a series of essays by Gould, on a variety of topics in evolution, from the history of Darwinism, to the political and social ramifications... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Spellman
I purchased a copy of this book in a used bookstore about a year ago and finally got around to finishing it within the last few days. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Robert Bolton
I've always had a general understanding of evolution and natural selection but Gould's explanations make it much more understandable. It's a shame that he died so young. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Amazon Customer
Less frantic than current writing & more balanced. good re-read !Published 12 months ago by roy elgar
Stephen J. Gould's books give me excellent ammunition to use in discussions about biology curricula in my home town. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Paul Robinson
Dr. Gould is an excellent writer that can explain a very difficult subjectPublished 14 months ago by shelly