Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

The Correspondence of Charles Darwin 1860

The Correspondence of Charles Darwin 1860( )
Author: Darwin, Charles
Burkhardt, Frederick
Smith, Sydney
Editor: Burkhardt, Frederick
Porter, Duncan M.
Browne, Janet
Richmond, Marsha
Series title:The Correspondence of Charles Darwin Ser.
ISBN:978-0-521-44241-1
Publication Date:Mar 1993
Publisher:Cambridge University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $220.00
Book Description:

The correspondence in this volume is dominated by the response to the publication of Darwin's Origin of Species.

Book Details
Pages:824
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Biography & Autobiography / Environmentalists & Naturalists
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):1.677 x 9.126 x 6.084 Inches
Book Weight:2.904 Pounds
Author Biography
Darwin, Charles (Author)
Charles Robert Darwin, born in 1809, was an English naturalist who founded the theory of Darwinism, the belief in evolution as determined by natural selection. Although Darwin studied medicine at Edinburgh University, and then studied at Cambridge University to become a minister, he had been interested in natural history all his life. His grandfather, Erasmus Darwin, was a noted English poet, physician, and botanist who was interested in evolutionary development.

Darwin's works have had an incalculable effect on all aspects of the modern thought. Darwin's most famous and influential work, On the Origin of Species, provoked immediate controversy.

Darwin's other books include Zoology of the Voyage of the Beagle, The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex.

Charles Darwin died in 1882.

030



Featured Books

The Divine Comedy
Alighieri, Dante
Paperback: $33.99
The Lying Game
Ware, Ruth
Paperback: $9.99
Madame Bovary
Flaubert, Gustave
Paperback: $24.00

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.