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The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge (Paperback)

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Description


This adventure in science and imagination, which the Medical Tribune said might herald "a Copernican revolution for the life sciences," leads the reader through unexplored jungles and uncharted aspects of mind to the heart of knowledge.In a first-person narrative of scientific discovery that opens new perspectives on biology, anthropology, and the limits of rationalism, The Cosmic Serpent reveals how startlingly different the world around us appears when we open our minds to it.

About the Author


Jeremy Narby, Ph.D. is the author of The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge. He lives in Switzerland.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780874779646
ISBN-10: 0874779642
Publisher: TarcherPerigee
Publication Date: April 5th, 1999
Pages: 272
Language: English