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The descent of man, and selection in relation to sex

Author: Charles Darwin; Adrian J Desmond; James R Moore
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2004.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charles Darwin's seminal work 'The Descent of Man' is published here edited and with an introduction by Adrian Desmond and James Moore. Suggestions are provided for further reading, a chronology of Darwin's life and works, and a biographical glossary.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Darwin; Adrian J Desmond; James R Moore
ISBN: 0140436316 9780140436310
OCLC Number: 59321280
Description: lxvi, 791 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Descent of man
Responsibility: Charles Darwin ; with an introduction by James Moore and Adrian Desmond.

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Named by Sigmund Freud as 'one of the ten most significant books' ever written, Darwin's "Descent of Man" continues to shape the way we think about what it is that makes us uniquely human. In this  Read more...

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