The Cosmic Serpent by Jeremy Narby

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This adventure in science and imagination, which the Medical Tribune said might herald "a Copernican revolution for the life sciences," leads the reader through unexplored jungles and uncharted aspects of mind to the heart of knowledge.In a first-person narrative of scientific discovery that opens new perspectives on biology, anthropology, and the limits of rationalism, The Cosmic Serpent reveals how startlingly different the world around us appears when we open our minds to it.

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Jeremy Narby is an anthropologist best known for his books The Cosmic Serpent and Intelligence in Nature. Jeremy Narby is the author of "The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge," Francis Huxley's books include "Affable Savages, The Invisibles, The Way of the Sacred, The Dragon," and "The Eye,
Published April 5, 1999 by Tarcher. 276 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Nature & Wildlife, Professional & Technical, Science & Math, Law & Philosophy, Religion & Spirituality, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Westerns. Non-fiction

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