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The origin of species by means of natural selection, or, The preservation of favored races in the struggle for life

Author: Charles Darwin
Publisher: Las Vegas, Nevada : IAP, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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States the evidence for a theory of evolution, explains how evolution takes place, and discusses instinct, hybrids, fossils, distribution, and classification.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Darwin
ISBN: 9781609423872 1609423879
OCLC Number: 1057728808
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 508 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Variation under domestication --
Variation under nature --
Struggle for existence --
Natural selection or the survival of the fittest --
Laws of variation --
Difficulties of the theory --
Instinct --
Hybridism --
On the imperfection of the geological record --
On the geological succession of organic beings --
Geographical distribution --
Mutual affinities or organic beings : Morphology : Embryology : Rudimentary organs --
Recapitulation and conclusions.
Other Titles: On the origin of species
Preservation of favored races in the struggle for life
Responsibility: Charles Darwin.

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States the evidence for a theory of evolution, explains how evolution takes place, and discusses instinct, hybrids, fossils, distribution, and classification.

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