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Author Narby, Jeremy.

Title The cosmic serpent [electronic resource] : DNA and the origins of knowledge / Jeremy Narby.

Publication Info. [United States]: Tantor Audio, 2016.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 56 min.)) : digital.
spoken word spw rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
digital digital recording rda
data file rda
Note Unabridged.
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Cast Read by James Patrick Cronin.
Summary This adventure in science and imagination, which the Medical Tribune said might herald "a Copernican revolution for the life sciences," leads the listener through unexplored jungles and uncharted aspects of mind to the heart of knowledge. In a first-person narrative of scientific discovery that opens new perspectives on biology, anthropology, and the limits of rationalism, The Cosmic Serpent reveals how startlingly different the world around us appears when we open our minds to it.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Indians of South America -- Drug use -- Peru.
Shamanism -- Peru.
Hallucinogenic drugs -- Peru.
Knowledge, Theory of -- Miscellanea.
Molecular biology.
Ethnology -- Fieldwork -- Peru.
Ashaninca Indians -- Drug use.
Ashaninca Indians -- Ethnobotany.
Added Author Cronin, James Patrick.
hoopla digital.
Added Title Serpent cosmique. English
ISBN 9781515922155 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1515922154 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT11548147

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