The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution, Richard Dawkins
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The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution

Author: Richard Dawkins

Narrator: Richard Dawkins, Lalla Ward

Unabridged: 8 hr 56 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Tantor Audio

Published: 03/24/2015

Genre: Science

Synopsis

In The Ancestor's Tale, evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins offers a masterwork: an exhilarating reverse tour through evolution, from present-day humans back to the microbial beginnings of life four billion years ago. Throughout the journey Dawkins spins entertaining, insightful stories and sheds light on topics such as speciation, sexual selection, and extinction. The Ancestor's Tale is at once an essential education in evolutionary theory and riveting in its telling.

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