By Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan
"Dazzling...A ceremonial dinner. soaking up and skillfully written, it tells of theorigins of lifestyles on the earth, describes its sort and charaacter, and culminates in a dialogue of human nature and teh complicated lines ofhumankind's evolutionary past...It is an grand tale masterfully told."
FINANCIAL instances (LONDON)
World well known scientist Carl Sagan and acclaimed writer Ann Druyan have written a ROOTS for the human species, a lucid and riveting account of the way people received to be the way in which we're. It indicates with humor and drama that a lot of our key traits--self-awareness, know-how, relatives ties, submission to authority, hatred for these a bit assorted from ourselves, cause, and ethics--are rooted within the deep prior, and illuminated by way of our kinship with different animals. surprising in its scope, wonderful in its insights, and a fully compelling learn, SHADOWS OF FORGOTTEN ANCESTORS is a triumph of renowned technological know-how.