About the Author
Michael J. Benton is Head of the Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Bristol. He has written some fifty books, ranging from children's dinosaur and palaeontology books to standard textbooks.
Very good book and this is the best you could from the history of life.Published 6 months ago by Hansel
This was a fun read for me. I've been out of college for 44 years and my major was accounting. My interest in The History of Life is a continuation of updating my knowledge at... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Sara B.
It's been a while...still thought there were five kingdoms. Glad I'm getting caught up with the more current information. Very easy to follow his easy going style.Published 15 months ago by jkcook
The Very Short Introductions Series of Oxford University Press offers busy readers the opportunity to revisit subjects and to branch out and learn new things. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Robin Friedman
I really like the concept behind this series. For those of us without much knowledge of the topics, the "Very Short Introduction" books provide a good introduction. Read morePublished 22 months ago by William J. Woolley