The seven mysteries of life: an exploration in science & philosophy

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Houghton Mifflin, 1978 - Philosophy - 690 pages
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Review: The Seven Mysteries of Life: An Exploration of Science and Philosophy

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

If I were to pick one book to bring with me before being marooned on a desert island, The Seven Mysteries of Life would be it. It's thick, full of interesting information, and the language is gorgeous ... Read full review

Review: The Seven Mysteries of Life: An Exploration of Science and Philosophy

User Review  - Tim Rogers - Goodreads

One of the best books I've ever read. Meticulously researched over 18 years, with another year thrown in for the illustrations, this is a masterpiece of science and philosophy. Read full review

Contents

Prelude
1
Part One Body
9
The Animal Kingdom
11
Copyright

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About the author (1978)

Guy Murchie, the author of Song of the Sky, Music of the Spheres, and The Soul School, won the John Burroughs Medal.

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