The Portable Darwin

The Portable Darwin

by Charles Darwin
     
 

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"Deserves to be as widely read as were the originals when they were first published."—Biological Journal of the Linneas Society. Includes five chapters from The Origin of Speices,complete and unabridged; significant extracts from the works that precede and develop the theory of evolution: The Voyage of the Beagle, The Descent of Man,

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"Deserves to be as widely read as were the originals when they were first published."—Biological Journal of the Linneas Society. Includes five chapters from The Origin of Speices,complete and unabridged; significant extracts from the works that precede and develop the theory of evolution: The Voyage of the Beagle, The Descent of Man, and The Variations of Animals and Plants; scientific papers, travel writings, letters, and a family memorial; plus a chronology and biography.

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Selected writings are presented with an introduction, a chronology, an epilogue, and a brief bibliography. Alas, no index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140151091
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
11/28/1993
Series:
Portable Library Series
Pages:
592
Sales rank:
1,030,067
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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