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Very interesting book, but it is not great at capturing your attention. Essentially it's not as good as Under a Green Sky in my opinion.Published 13 months ago by Jenn beam
Excellent writing. The author writes about the evolutionary history of animals in the past 540 million years and how varying oxygen levels, he believes, was a driving force of... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Jonathan Ursin
Have all of Peter Ward's books...some twenty or so. All of his books are interesting without being too technical.Published 14 months ago by Rebecca S. Warren
Very good read (obviously well researched) that brings forth an interesting theory about the level of oxygen in our planet's atmosphere being the primary evolutionary driver for... Read morePublished 20 months ago by Michel R. Lavergne
I found this an excellent book on the evolution of life with its focus on oxygen, but not too much of a focus though but enough to explain its central role. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Kindle Customer
I had seen the many Peter Ward books on sale on Amazon. I assumed that he was just a pop science hack who pursued controversial pseudo-science topics to write for the kind of... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Patrick L. Boyle
As a huge dino-enthusiast, I found the material and the speculation intriguing. Hopefully, one day we'll be in a better position to test the author's hypotheses. Read morePublished on August 8, 2013 by BJ