CONSILIENCE. The Unity of Knowledge.

New York: Knopf, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. This copy is inscribed by the author to his friend and fellow associate at Harvard Richard Johnson, “For Richard Johnson / with warm regards / (signed) Edward O. Wilson”. Here Wilson argues for the fundamental unity of all knowledge and the need to search for consilience—the proof that everything in our world is organized in terms of a small number of fundamental natural laws that comprise the principles underlying every branch of learning. Laid in is an 8-panel printed brochure titled “The Roots of Civilization” by William L. Pierce. 332pp. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Item #14658
ISBN: 0679450777

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