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    Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History

    Stephen Jay Gould


    "[An] extraordinary book. . . . Mr. Gould is an exceptional combination of scientist and science writer. . . . He is thus exceptionally well placed to tell these stories, and he tells them with fervor and intelligence."—James Gleick, New York Times Book Review

  • 9780393305968 72

    Longing for the Harmonies: Themes and Variations from Modern Physics

    Frank Wilczek, Betsy Devine


    "Occasionally, there comes along a popular science book that both scientists and non-scientist can read with pleasure and profit, and this is one."—The New Yorker

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    Greek Science After Aristotle

    G. E. R. Lloyd


    Although there is no exact equivalent to our term "science" in Greek, Western science may still be said to originate with the Greeks.