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Architects of Eternity: The New Science of Fossils

Biography / MemoirOut of Print

By: Richard Corfield

338 pages, Col plates, bw photos, figs

Headline Book Publishing

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #133776 | ISBN: 0747264740
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Hardback | Dec 2001 | #123551 | ISBN: 0747271798
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About this book

Looks at the personalities of those involved in fossil science, from Othniel Marsh and Edward Drinker Cope battling it out in 19th-century Wyoming to the bitter feuds between Stephen Jay Gould and Richard Dawkins, to tell the story of the real origins of life.


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