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Life"s grandeur

Stephen Jay Gould

Life"s grandeur

the spread of excellence from Plato to Darwin

by Stephen Jay Gould

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Published by Jonathan Cape in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evolution.,
  • Variation (Biology),
  • Progress

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSpread of excellence from Plato to Darwin, Full house, the spread of excellence from Plato to Darwin
    StatementStephen Jay Gould.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM101 .G68 1996b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 244 p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21615255M
    ISBN 100224041320

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