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Here is the Naked Ape at his most primal - in love, at work, at war. Meet man as he really is: relative to the apes, stripped of his veneer as we see him courting, making love, sleeping, socialising, grooming, playing.

Zoologist Desmond Morris's classic takes its place alongside Darwin's Origin of the Species, presenting man not as a fallen angel, but as a risen ape, remarkable in his resilience, energy and imagination, yet an animal nonetheless, in danger of forgetting his origins.

With its penetrating insights on man's beginnings, sex life, habits and our astonishing bonds to the animal kingdom, The Naked Ape is a landmark, at once provocative, compelling and timeless.

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    Eye-Opening and Appropriately Pessimist

    Morris plays with Wit and Philosophy in a way that digs the roots out from our dense ancestral tree. As a Zoological book, don't expect guesses and mayhaps, Morris gives evidence based on factual special evidence. Though still, it's recommended to think on it rather than take every word for true and or offensive. Long story short I couldn't stop reading, laughing and feeling surprised. I am a very pleased naked-ape


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