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Dragons of Eden

Dragons of Eden by Carl Sagan
Mass Market Paperback
Dec 12, 1986 | 288 Pages
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Praise

“A history of the human brain from the big bang, fifteen billion years ago, to the day before yesterday . . . It’s a delight.”The New York Times

“How can I persuade every intelligent person to read this important and elegant book? . . . He talks about all kinds of things: the why of the pain of human childbirth . . . the reason for sleeping and dreaming . . . chimpanzees taught to communicate in deaf and dumb language . . . the definition of death . . . cloning . . . computers . . . intelligent life on other planets. . . . Fascinating . . . delightful.”The Boston Globe

“In some lost Eden where dragons ruled, the foundations of our intelligence were laid. . . . Carl Sagan takes us on a guided tour of that lost land. . . . Fascinating . . . entertaining . . . masterful.”St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Awards

Pulitzer Prize WINNER 1978

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