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As much as the theories of Copernicus and Darwin didRudwick examines here the ideas and practices of earth scientists throughout the Western world to show how the story of what we now call deep time was pieced together He explores who was responsible for the discovery of the earth's history refutes the concept of a rift between science and religion in dating the earth and details how the study of the history of the earth helped define a new branch This is a very well researched original scholarship and detai

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