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Angels and ages : a short book about Darwin, Lincoln, and modern life

Auteur : Adam Gopnik
Éditeur: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
Édition/format:   Livre imprimé : Biographie : Anglais : 1st edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données:WorldCat
Résumé:
On February 12, 1809, two men were born an ocean apart: Abraham Lincoln in a one-room Kentucky log cabin; Charles Darwin on an English country estate. Each would see his life's work inspire a stark change in mankind's understanding of itself. In this bicentennial twin portrait, Adam Gopnik shows how these two giants, who never met, altered the way we think about death and time--about the very nature of earthly  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme: Biography
Biographies
Personne nommée: Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Abraham Lincoln; Charles Darwin; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln
Type d’ouvrage: Biographie, Ressource Internet
Type de document: Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Adam Gopnik
ISBN: 9780307270788 0307270785
Numéro OCLC: 229026785
Description: 211 pages ; 25 cm
Contenu: Angels & ages --
Lincoln's mind --
Darwin's eye --
Lincoln in history --
Darwin in time --
Ages & angels.
Responsabilité: Adam Gopnik.
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On February 12, 1809, two men were born an ocean apart: Abraham Lincoln in a one-room Kentucky log cabin; Charles Darwin on an English country estate. Each would see his life's work inspire a stark change in mankind's understanding of itself. In this bicentennial twin portrait, Adam Gopnik shows how these two giants, who never met, altered the way we think about death and time--about the very nature of earthly existence.

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