The Man Who Found Time: James Hutton and the Discovery of the Earth's Antiquity
The subject of this expertly crafted narrative is James Hutton, the
gentleman farmer from Edinburgh who discovered that the earth is
millions of years old, not six thousand, and paved the way for
Darwin's theory of evolution. 8-page insert.
"This is an informative and revealing book." Times Higher Education Supplement"
Jack Repcheck is an editor at W. W. Norton & Co., where he publishes the work of leading scientists and economists. He is also the author of Copernicus' Secret. He lives with his family in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.