The Jesuit & the Skull: Teilhard de Chardin, Evolution, and the Search for Peking Man

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Amir D. Aczel

Narrated By: Barrett Whitener

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: October 2007

Duration: 8 hours 4 minutes


In The Jesuit and the Skull, bestselling author Amir D. Aczel vividly recounts how the discovery of Peking Man by, among others, a young Jesuit priest named Pierre Teilhard de Chardin helped to open the eyes of the world to new theories of humanity's origins that alarmed the traditionalists within the Church. A deft mix of narrative history and a poignant personal story, The Jesuit and the Skull brings fresh insight to a debate that still rages today.