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Darwin's pictures : views of evolutionary theory, 1837-1874

Verfasser/in: Julia Voss; Lori Lantz
Verlag: New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, ©2010.
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""This attractive and readable book makes a valuable contribution to Darwin studies---precise, historically accurate, provided here in an excellent translation, and on a subject that is bound to fascinate." Janet Browne, author of Charles Darwin: Voyaging and Charles Darwin: The Power of Place" ""Each chapter richly details not only Darwin's preoccupation with visual depictions, but also his deep involvement in the
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Voss, Julia, 1974-
Darwin's pictures.
New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2010
(DLC) 2010003829
(OCoLC)449853928
Name: Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin; Charles Darwin
Medientyp: Dokument, Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Internet-Ressource, Computer-Datei
Alle Autoren: Julia Voss; Lori Lantz
ISBN: 9780300163100 030016310X
OCLC-Nummer: 793207523
Sprachhinweis: Translated from German.
Anmerkungen: Translated from German.
Beschreibung: 1 online resource (viii, 340 p., 16 p. of plates) : ill. (some col.), maps.
Inhalt: The Galápagos finches : John Gould, Darwin's invisible craftsman, and the visual discipline of ornithology --
Darwin's diagrams : images of the discovery of disorder --
The picture series : on the evolution of imperfection --
The laughing monkey : the human animal.
Andere Titel Darwins Bilder.
Verfasserangabe: Julia Voss ; translated by Lori Lantz.

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Examining Charles Darwin's sketches, drawings, and illustrations, this title presents the history of evolutionary theory told in pictures. It details the pictorial history of Darwin's theory of  Weiterlesen…

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