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The Greatest Show on Earth
The Evidence for Evolution

Dawkins, Richard
Publisher:  Free Press
Year Published:  2009  
Pages:  470pp   ISBN:  978-1-4165-9478-9
Evolution is accepted as scientific fact by all reputable scientists and indeed theologians, yet millions of people continue to question its veracity. Dawkins explains the evidence for evolution while exposing the absurdity of creationism.



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Table of Contents

Preface
1. Only a Theory?
2. Dogs, cows and cabbages
3. The Primrose path re macro-evolution
4. Silence and Slow Time
5. Before our very eyes
6. Missing link? What do you mean, 'missing'?
7. Missing persons? Missing no longer
8. You did it yourself in nine months
9. The ark of the continents
10. The tree of cousinship
11. History written all over us
12. Arms races and 'evolutionary theodicy'
13. There is grandeur in this view of life

Appendix
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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