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

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

Richard Dawkins


With exceptional wit, readability, and intelligence, Richard Dawkins, one of many world's most famed evolutionary biologists, has brought numerous readers to the wonders of technology in works resembling The egocentric Gene. Now, within the Ancestor's story, Dawkins bargains a masterwork: a thrilling opposite journey via evolution, from present-day people again to the microbial beginnings of existence 4 billion years in the past. during the trip Dawkins spins unique, insightful tales and sheds mild on subject matters equivalent to speciation, sexual choice, and extinction. The Ancestor's story is immediately a vital schooling in evolutionary concept and a riveting read.

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