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The Darwin archipelago the naturalist"s career beyond Origin of species by Jones, Steve

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Evolution (Biology),
  • Natural selection,
  • Biography,
  • Naturalists

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSteve Jones
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH31.D2 J76 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 228 p. ;
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24881164M
ISBN 100300155409
ISBN 109780300155402
LC Control Number2010038593
OCLC/WorldCa664839938

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See Darwin’s annotated copy of our Book of the Week, The Malay Archipelago, contributed by the Natural History Museum, London. See Alfred Russel Wallace’s publications in BHL. Wallace Explore years of Alfred Russel Wallace on the Natural History Museum : Grace Costantino. Charles Darwin is of course best known for The Voyage of the Beagle and The Origin of Species. But he produced many other books over his long career, exploring specific aspects of the theory of evolution by natural selection in greater depth. The eminent evolutionary biologist Price: $ The Darwin Archipelago: The Naturalist's Career Beyond Origin of Species. by Steve Jones. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Yale University Press. Alfred Russel Wallace OM FRS (8 January – 7 November ) was a British naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist, biologist and illustrator. He is best known for independently conceiving the theory of evolution through natural selection; his paper on the subject was jointly published with some of Charles Darwin's writings in This prompted Darwin to publish his Born: 8 January , Llanbadoc, .