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BOOK REVIEW

Forced to Choose

et al., Roald Hoffmann

What would a highly unscientific survey be without strong anecdotal evidence? Bookshelf editor William J. Cannon asked Edward O. Wilson, Kurt Vonnegut, Carl Djerassi, John McPhee, Steven Pinker, Timothy Ferris and other luminaries—many with titles on the Top 100 list—which books influenced them most and why.








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