By Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan
"Dazzling...A dinner party. soaking up and skillfully written, it tells of theorigins of existence on the earth, describes its style and charaacter, and culminates in a dialogue of human nature and teh advanced lines ofhumankind's evolutionary past...It is an grand tale masterfully told."
FINANCIAL instances (LONDON)
World popular scientist Carl Sagan and acclaimed writer Ann Druyan have written a ROOTS for the human species, a lucid and riveting account of the way people obtained to be the way in which we're. It exhibits with humor and drama that lots of our key traits--self-awareness, expertise, kin ties, submission to authority, hatred for these a bit diversified from ourselves, cause, and ethics--are rooted within the deep prior, and illuminated via our kinship with different animals. incredible in its scope, exceptional in its insights, and a fully compelling learn, SHADOWS OF FORGOTTEN ANCESTORS is a triumph of well known science.
From the exchange Paperback edition.