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    • Pandora's Seed

    • The Unforeseen Cost of Civilization
    • By: Spencer Wells
    • Narrated by: Spencer Wells
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 157
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      4 out of 5 stars 59
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 60

    This new book by Spencer Wells, the internationally known geneticist, anthropologist, author, and director of the Genographic Project, focuses on the seminal event in human history: mankind's decision to become farmers rather than hunter-gatherers.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The Costs of Civilization

    • By Roy on 08-01-10

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Journeys Home

    • Inspiring Stories, Plus Tips and Strategies to Find Your Family History
    • By: Andrew McCarthy, National Geographic Travel Team, Dr. Spencer Wells (foreword)
    • Narrated by: Traber Burns, Patrick Lawlor, Adam Verner, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Actor and award-winning travel writer Andrew McCarthy's featured story recounts his quest to uncover his family's Irish history while 25 other prominent writers tell their own heartfelt stories of connection. Spanning the globe, these stories offer personal takes on journeying home, whether the authors are actively seeking long-lost relatives, meeting up with seldom-seen family members, or perhaps just visiting the old country to get a feel for their roots.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting

    • By Sherrywb on 09-11-15

    Regular price: $24.47