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The Greatest Show on Earth Summary
In 2008, a Gallup poll showed that 44 percent of Americans believed God had created man in his present form within the last 10,000 years. In a Pew Forum poll in the same year, 42 percent believed that all life on earth has existed in its present form since the beginning of time.
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"Starred Review. While The Greatest Show on Earth might fail as a work of persuasive rhetoricDawkins is too angry and acerbic to convince his opponentsit succeeds as an encyclopedic summary of evolutionary biology." - Publishers Weekly
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Richard Dawkins Author Biography
Clinton Richard Dawkins was born in March 1941 in Nairobi, Kenya. When
he was eight his family moved to England where he attended Oundle School, and then
Balliol College, Oxford, where he obtained a second class BA degree in zoology in
1962, followed by MA and DPhil degrees in 1966.
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