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De Beer, Gavin Sir 1899-1972

Overview
Works: 683 works in 1,667 publications in 4 languages and 16,427 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Pictorial works  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Author of introduction
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Charles Darwin; evolution by natural selection by Gavin De Beer( Book )

43 editions published between 1958 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of Darwin's life and work also sketches the prevailing climate of scientific opinion when he began his researches. Every aspect of Darwin's work, including his contributions to geology and botany, is examined
Embryos and ancestors by Gavin De Beer( Book )

47 editions published between 1940 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannibal : challenging Rome's supremacy by Gavin De Beer( Book )

6 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atlas of evolution by Gavin De Beer( Book )

35 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of the vertebrate skull by Gavin De Beer( Book )

39 editions published between 1937 and 1985 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gibbon and his world by Gavin De Beer( Book )

19 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographies by Charles Darwin( Book )

22 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darwin's short account of his life and work is accompanied by reminiscences by his son
Vertebrate zoology; an introduction to the comparative anatomy, embryology, and evolution of chordate animals by Gavin De Beer( Book )

70 editions published between 1928 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morphological types illustrating the different stages of organisation and the trend of vertebrate evolution. Embryological types illustrating the different modes of development. Comparative zoology of chordates. Evolutionary morphology
Jean-Jacques Rousseau and his world by Gavin De Beer( Book )

14 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elements of experimental embryology by Julian Huxley( Book )

24 editions published between 1934 and 2015 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alps and elephants : Hannibal's march by Gavin De Beer( Book )

21 editions published between 1955 and 1984 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Streams of culture by Gavin De Beer( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir Hans Sloane and the British Museum by Gavin De Beer( Book )

21 editions published between 1953 and 1975 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sloane, Hans
Reflections of a Darwinian; essays and addresses by Gavin De Beer( Book )

11 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early travellers in the Alps by Gavin De Beer( Book )

22 editions published between 1930 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hannibal; the struggle for power in the Mediterranean by Gavin De Beer( Book )

36 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Beer's biography of Carthaginian General Hannibal highlights the struggle for power in the Mediterranean world. Carthage and Rome were great rivals during the Punic Wars. Hannibal aimed to defeat Rome by surprise attack by crossing the Pyrenees, the Rhône and Alps, but failed in his personal ambition
The sciences were never at war by Gavin De Beer( Book )

17 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Transcription of portions of the manuscript correspondence of Sir Hans Sloane, René-Antoine de Réaumur, Sir Joseph Banks and other men of science, and of the minutes of the proceedings of the French Academy of Sciences."
An introduction to experimental embryology by Gavin De Beer( Book )

20 editions published between 1926 and 1946 in English and Chinese and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evolution; essays on aspects of evolutionary biology, presented to Professor E.S. Goodrich on his seventieth birthday by Gavin De Beer( Book )

8 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaeopteryx lithographica : a study based upon the British Museum specimen by Gavin De Beer( Book )

24 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The development of the vertebrate skull
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بير، ج. ر. دي، 1899-1972

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English (472)

German (25)

Spanish (11)

Chinese (2)

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The development of the vertebrate skull