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Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Keith Walsh - Goodreads

I loved the first three quarters or four fifths of this book. In this Wilson talks about general ecology and evolution and how these things give rise to diversity. A great introduction. I think it ... Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Jess Brandes - Goodreads

You can't help but get pulled into the ecosystems the author describes with such detail, and you also can't help but catch at least a little of his contagious love and fascination with all of the ... Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

This is a fantastic book with a wealth of very important and interesting information. For the most part, Wilson does a very good job making complex topics palatable. However, I do think that toward ... Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Steve Van Slyke - Goodreads

This book was not on my To-Read List but should have been. Instead, I picked it up for a buck at our library's used book sale. For an amateur naturalist and docent for 4th graders at a nature preserve ... Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Astarzak - Goodreads

This was an important and interesting read. I give this book 3 and 3/4 stars. The technical and theoretical content was a lot of previously learned information from my Biology class...which goes to ... Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Tomek - Goodreads

Fantastic overview of the development of biodiversity and what we need to do to protect it. My one criticism is that it can be repetitive at times and the important points can get lost in all the ... Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Henning Koch - Goodreads

Edward O. Wilson can be slightly creaky as a writer, but he is a scientist after all, and what he is able to express are his creative scientific thoughts. His description of a rainforest at night is remarkable, it lingers. Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Samuel Viana - Goodreads

I read this book many years when I was a biology student I feel amazed by Wilson's simplicity and wonderfulness in his writing style. Edward Wilson, is as a good as a scientist as a writer and ... Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Allisonperkel - Goodreads

Professor Wilson is one of my heroes and this book, written in the 90s, doesn't disappoint. This is a call to arms to save the world and his message is even more true today - we risk losing so much ... Read full review

Review: The Diversity of Life

User Review  - Florence Millo - Goodreads

I really should have given this book 5 stars because it is such a complete book on the diversity of life. But I gave it only 4 because it is too complete, each topic worked over and over again until ... Read full review


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