The No.1 SUNDAY TIMES bestseller. A fascinating explanation of how evolution works, from bestselling author of THE GOD DELUSION, Richard Dawkins.
Richard Dawkins is an evolutionary biologist renowned throughout the world. He was educated at Oxford and taught zoology before becoming the first holder of the Charles Simonyi Chair of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University, in 1995. His previous books rank among the most influential intellectual works of our time. They include The Selfish Gene (1976), River Out of Eden (1995), and Unweaving the Rainbow (1999).
He writes with clarity, grace and intense intellectual excitement, making RIVER OUT OF EDEN a model of simplicity and powerDawkins has an enviable gift. He can write books that are fun to read, yet which present fundamental ideas clearly - INDEPENDENTDawkins is a brilliant communicator, he demonstrates most convincingly that nature is neither evil nor good, but blindly and pitilessly indifferent - SUNDAY TELEGRAPH