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A Most Improbable Journey: A Big History of Our Planet and Ourselves - Walter Alvarez
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A Most Improbable Journey: A Big History of Our Planet and Ourselves
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Famed geologist Walter Alvarez expands our view of human history by revealing the cosmic, geologic, and evolutionary forces that have shaped us.One in a million doesn’t even come close.Not when we’re talking about the odds that you would happen to be alive today, on this particular planet,... show more
Famed geologist Walter Alvarez expands our view of human history by revealing the cosmic, geologic, and evolutionary forces that have shaped us.One in a million doesn’t even come close.Not when we’re talking about the odds that you would happen to be alive today, on this particular planet, hurtling through space. Almost fourteen billion years of cosmic history, over four b
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Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780393292695 (039329269X)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
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I just love Alvarez. He did more to change my world view than almost any other living person. He opened my eyes (and countless other peoples') by providing for an explanation that transcended my ability to initially accept. Before his explanation for his comet, creationist roamed the earth, now t...
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