Darwin's Armada

Darwin's Armada

Four Voyages and the Battle for the Theory of Evolution

Book - 2009/08/17
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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.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2009/08/17
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9780393068146
0393068145
Branch Call Number: 576.8209 MCC
Characteristics: 422 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm

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sc11602
Mar 12, 2013

Absolutely fascinating!
Realistic peek into exploration age where people were pitted against unknown hardships to us today. I highly recommend.

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trix_17
Jun 27, 2011

very interesting. no knowledge of botany required.

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RobertMChaiko
Nov 21, 2009

difficult to follow without a background in botany.

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