Books Do Furnish a Life

Books Do Furnish a Life An Electrifying Celebration of Science Writing

Signed by the Author

Hardback (06 May 2021)

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'Richard Dawkins is a thunderously gifted science writer.' Sunday Times

Including conversations with Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Steven Pinker, Matt Ridley and more, this is an essential guide to the most exciting ideas of our time and their proponents from our most brilliant science communicator.

Books Do Furnish a Life is divided by theme, including celebrating nature, exploring humanity, and interrogating faith. For the first time, it brings together Richard Dawkins' forewords, afterwords and introductions to the work of some of the leading thinkers of our age - Carl Sagan, Lawrence Krauss, Jacob Bronowski, Lewis Wolpert - with a selection of his reviews to provide an electrifying celebration of science writing, both fiction and non-fiction. It is also a sparkling addition to Dawkins' own remarkable canon of work.

Book information

ISBN: 2100000269990
Publisher: Transworld
Imprint: Bantam Press
Pub date:
Edition: Signed by the Author
Sales rank: 439
Number of pages: 480
Weight: 328g
Height: 131mm
Width: 197mm
Spine width: 34mm