The Dragons of Eden

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The Dragons of Eden

Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence

By Carl Sagan

Ballantine Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780345346292, 271pp.

Publication Date: December 12, 1986

Dr. Carl Sagan takes us on a great reading adventure, offering his vivid and startling insight into the brain of man and beast, the origin of human intelligence, the function of our most haunting legends--and their amazing links to recent discoveries.
"A history of the human brain from the big bang, fifteen billion years ago, to the day before yesterday...It's a delight."