An Appetite For Wonder: The Making of a Scientist

Richard Dawkins

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In An Appetite for Wonder we join him on a personal journey from an enchanting childhood in colonial Africa, through the eccentricities of boarding school in England, to his studies at the University of Oxford’s dynamic Zoology Department, which sparked his radical new vision of Darwinism, The Selfish Gene. Through Dawkins’s honest self-reflection, touching reminiscences and witty anecdotes, we are finally able to understand the private influences that shaped the public man who, more than anyone else in his generation, explained our own origins.

  • ISBN 9780593070895
  • Title An Appetite For Wonder: The Making of a Scientist
  • Author Richard Dawkins
  • Publisher Transworld Publishers Ltd
  • Imprint Bantam Press
  • Binding Hardback
  • Width 16.2cm
  • Height 24cm
  • Thickness 3.3cm
  • Weight 710g
  • Number of pages 352

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