People who like this book describe it as
Scientific, Can dip in and out of, A good holiday read, Enjoyable, Couldn't put it down, Uplifting, Persuasive, Inspiring, Timeless and .
They tend to think it's about
Religion, Science, Cultural Anthropology, Physical Geography and Travel.
People who like this book also tend to like other non-fiction books such as Silent Spring, The Origin of Species, The Blind Watchmaker, The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic Generation Discovered the Beauty and Terror of Science, The Ancestor's Tale, The Selfish Gene, A Treatise of Human Nature, The Golden Bough, The Naked Ape and Meditations.
People who like this book are statistically more likely enjoy reading fiction books such as Our Mutual Friend, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, Crime and Punishment, Anna Karenina and The Island of Dr. Moreau. People who like this book are more likely than most to think of themselves as Well Educated, Analytical and Arrogant. They are most likely to be interested in things such as Mathematics and Geography.
This book is particularly popular among readers of The Scotsman.
Their favourite writers are: Richmal Crompton, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Evelyn Waugh, James Joyce, David Hume, Wilkie Collins, Mary Shelley, Umberto Eco, Charles Darwin and Tom Sharpe.