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Good New Book

At 16:58 05/11/00 -0600, you wrote:
>I have a really good new book to recommend to you all.
>It's called the Variety of Life, and it's written by British biologist
Colin Tudge.  Basically, it classifies and describes every creature that
has ever lived.  There are probably about 30 cladograms, including some
really nice ones tracing the evolution of archosaurs, birds, mammals, and
specifically primates and humans.  
>It's probably the single best classification book that I've seen.
>This book was published by Oxford, and you can probably find it on their

Yep, it's a mammoth work by a good guy. Best way for non-brits to get hold
of it is probably through amazon.co.uk. (It'll only make it onto amazon.com
if it has a US version/distributor).