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Charles Darwin and the evolution revolution

Author: Rebecca Stefoff
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©1996.
Series: Oxford portraits in science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the personality as well as the thought process which led this naturalist to his discoveries which have helped shape our understanding of the natural world.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
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Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Stefoff
ISBN: 0195089960 9780195089967
OCLC Number: 33007596
Description: 126 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Oxford portraits in science.
Other Titles: Charles Darwin
Responsibility: Rebecca Stefoff.
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ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES, published in 1858, transformed our view of the world and made Charles Darwin one of the most controversial figures in science. This new biography looks at the person behind  Read more...

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