|How did it begin? What has gone before? Where will it lead?
These are questions which have fascinated man for thousands of years.
Even after Charles Darwin formulated his theory of evolution men have
continued to question their origins.
| Joseph Wood Krutch, America's renowned naturalist, looks at evolution with a fresh eye.
the eloquence of a poet to the dispassionate eye of a scientist, he
reveals many surprises and wonders in the natural world around us.
The Great Chain of Life
is an important, delightful addition to man's understanding of ecology
-- the interrelation of living things -- and the biological world in
which we live. It is a book that also restores joy to the contemplation
The Great Chain Of
by Joseph Wood Crutch
Pyramid Books, 1966
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