Brief Candle in the Dark

Brief Candle in the Dark

My Life in Science

Book - 2015
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"Dawkins shares with us his infectious sense of wonder at the natural world, his enjoyment of the absurdities of human interaction, and his bracing awareness of life's brevity: all of which have made a deep imprint on our culture"-Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York :, Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers,, [2015]
ISBN: 9780062288431
Branch Call Number: 570.92 DAW
Characteristics: 455 pages


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Jan 25, 2017

Amazing. That one word encapsulates this book in a nutshell. Richard Dawkins uses his expert command of words to explain Science, Atheism and His Life in such a breathtakingly way that while it is a long book, it flies by. 5/5 stars

Warning however, Dawkins is an atheist as stated above and religious people may not agree with his views. Hopefully this helps you

Nov 11, 2015

Clearly an intelligent and persuasive man, but much of the text consists of laudatory comments about others which came to be very wearing. Like the curate's egg, good in parts.

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