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Darwin and the barnacle : the story of one tiny creature and history's most spectacular scientific breakthrough

Author: Rebecca Stott
Publisher: London : Faber and Faber, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of one tiny creature and history's most spectacular scientific breakthrough.In 1846, Charles Darwin has a secret: an essay, sealed in an envelope and locked in his study drawer, which will  Read more...

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Named Person: Charles Darwin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Stott
ISBN: 0571216099 9780571216093
OCLC Number: 727753598
Notes: Originally published: 2003.
Description: 309 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Rebecca Stott.

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Perfect reading for your next beach holiday; you'll never look at a barnacle, or at Darwin, the same way again.--James A. Secord, author of "Victorian Sensation"

 
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