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The Best Carl Sagan Books 

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Updated June 14, 2019 328 votes 136 voters 8k views 14 items

List Rules Vote for the Carl Sagan books you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it.

Behold a list of the best Carl Sagan books as ranked by voracious readers and science nerds just like you. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Carl Sagan is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. Sagan is known for bringing science into the homes of America with his science writing (both fiction and non-fiction), and is highly recognizable as the host and narrator of the television series Cosmos as well.

If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite books below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for Space enthusiasts who want to know which Sagan books they should start reading first. List includes books like Contact, The Dragons of Eden, and many more. What are Carl Sagan's best works? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.

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The Demon-Haunted World ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
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Cosmos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Carl Sagan
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Pale Blue Dot is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Carl Sagan
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Billions and Billions: T... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
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Contact is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Carl Sagan
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The Dragons of Eden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Carl Sagan
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Broca's Brain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Carl Sagan
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Shadows of Forgotten Anc... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Carl Sagan, Ann Druyan
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Intelligent Life in the ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Carl Sagan, I. S. Shklovskii
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Murmurs of Earth is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Ann Druyan, Carl Sagan, Timothy Ferris
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A path where no man thou... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
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Comet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
Carl Sagan
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Visions for the 21st Cen... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books
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Cosmic Connection: An Ex... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Carl Sagan Books