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Darwin's armada : four voyages and the battle for the theory of evolution

Author: Iain McCalman
Publisher: New York ; London : W.W. Norton & Co., 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Profiles three British voyagers who became fierce defenders of Darwin's theory of evolution, tracing the lives and scientific discoveries of Joseph Hooker, Thomas Huxley, and Alfred Wallace during respective voyages to the southern hemisphere.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Charles Darwin; Joseph Dalton Hooker; Thomas Henry Huxley; Alfred Russel Wallace; Charles Darwin; Joseph Dalton Hooker; Thomas Henry Huxley; Alfred Russel Wallace
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Iain McCalman
ISBN: 9780393338775 0393338770 9780393068146 0393068145
OCLC Number: 1080085795
Description: 422 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Iain McCalman.

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Profiles three British voyagers who became fierce defenders of Darwin's theory of evolution, tracing the lives and scientific discoveries of Joseph Hooker, Thomas Huxley, and Alfred Wallace during respective voyages to the southern hemisphere.

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