Tijs Goldschmidt

Tijs Goldschmidt is an internationally acclaimed expert on the evolutionary biology and ecology of the cichlids of Lake Victoria. Darwin’s Dreampond was shortlisted for the major AKO Literature Prize) and was awarded the prestigious Science Prize from the Dutch Organization for Scientific Research.

Darwin’s Dreampond

Darwin’s Dreampond

Een drama in het Victoriameer

(Prometheus, 1994, 286 pages)

‘This is not a book about a scientist who travels through Africa,’ comments Tijs Goldschmidt. ‘Evolution in Real Time would be a better subtitle, because that is what the book is about: watching evolution take place.’

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