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Charles Darwin By Adrian J. Desmond

Charles Darwin by Adrian J. Desmond

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From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the "Very Interesting People" series provides biographies of Britain's fascinating historical figures - people whose influence and importance have stood the test of time. Part of this series, this title talks about Charles Darwin.

Charles Darwin Summary

Charles Darwin by Adrian J. Desmond

Definitive, concise, and very interesting...From William Shakespeare to Winston Churchill, the Very Interesting People series provides authoritative bite-sized biographies of Britain's most fascinating historical figures - people whose influence and importance have stood the test of time. Each book in the series is based upon the biographical entry from the world-famous Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Upbringing and education; 2. The Beagle voyage, 1831-1836; 3. Theorizing in London, 1836-1842; 4. Parish naturalist, 1842-1856; 5. The Origin of Species; 6. The rise of Darwinism; 7. Botany and belief, 1861-1882; 8. Darwin's legacy; Sources; Index

Additional information

GOR001148477
9780199213542
0199213542
Charles Darwin by Adrian J. Desmond
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Oxford University Press
2007-04-23
152
N/A
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