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This excellent book covers a lot of ground, in more ways than one. Part science and part history, "Written in Stone" by science writer Brian Switek offers an overview of... Read morePublished 1 month ago by LastRanger
Brian Switek writes with unrivaled lucidity about the ramifying branches of evolution over the ages, chronicling the history and origin of types as diverse as whales, horses,... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Troy Blackford
Fascinating and very well written; for the biologist, geologist, or anyone interested in anatomical science and evolution. Read morePublished 16 months ago by steve godard
Very good discussion and brings together the advances in the fields of physical and life sciences in understaning evolution through time.Published 21 months ago by Gary
The book is a bit more technical than I was expecting, but not insurmountable. It is a very good history of how the science of paleontology has progressed. Read morePublished on July 28, 2014 by Lawrence K.
An interesting look at evolution. There is a nice mixture of the history of the discovery of fossils and the story they tell.Published on March 27, 2014 by Cat-Ketch
I had to read this book for a paleontology course. Overall, it was enjoyable.
-Interesting topic overall, and put together pretty well
-Switek turns the... Read more