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Topic - Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
It was an archaeological hoax that fooled scientists for decades. A century on, researchers are determined to find out who was responsible for Piltdown Man, the missing link that never was.
For nearly 40 years, Don DeLillo has trained a cool analytical eye on the structures we erect and the devices we create in hopes of exercising some control over whatever exists outside and around us. He's an unconventional cultural building inspector, pointing out unperceived cracks and leaks in seemingly impermeable surfaces, issuing warnings so cryptically framed that we're not always certain where, or in whom, trouble lurks.