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LitStack Recs: Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History & Blue Nights

Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History, by Stephen Jay Gould A book about the 1909 discovery of fossilized prehistoric multi-celled creatures in a rocky outcrop in the Canadian mountains?  Really?  That’s what’s being recommended? Really.  Completely and utterly, yes. Stephen Jay Gould was a brilliant paleontologist …