Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes

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Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes
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Author Steven Jay Gould
Country United States
Language English
Publisher Norton
Publication date
Media type Print
Pages 413
ISBN 0393017168
LC Class QH366.2 .G66 1983
Preceded by The Panda's Thumb
Followed by The Flamingo's Smile

Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes (1983) is Stephen Jay Gould's third volume of collected essays reprinted from his monthly columns for Natural History magazine titled "This view of life". Three essays appeared elsewhere. "Evolution as Fact and Theory" first appeared in Discover magazine in May 1981; "Phyletic size decrease in Hershey bars" appeared in C. J. Rubins's Junk Food, 1980; and his "Reply to critics", was written specifically for this volume as a commentary upon criticism of essay 16, "The Piltdown Conspiracy".


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