Hardcover. Darwin reveals the famous scientist's life in compelling detail. From his early childhood experiments to his ground-breaking publications and including his expedition aboard the Beagle, th.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 64 pages. 1.598. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: "Darwin" provides an unparalleled overview of the great scientist's life and theory of evolution. The story opens with the little-known discoveries before Darwin and then traces Darwin's life from his childhood in Shrewsbury through his education before his life-changing voyage on board HMS Beagle as a naturalist. His great work, "On the Origin of Species" is clearly explained, as well as Darwin's many other revolutionary works. This book is lavishly illustrated with original illustrations and features over 27 illuminating items of facsimile memorabilia, including: handwritten notebooks, diary entries and letters, drafts, notes, sketches and maps that reveal the very fabric of Darwin's life and work.
About the Author: Dr John van Wyhe is a renowned lecturer and is an historian of science at the University of Cambridge, specializing in Charles Darwin. He is the founder and Director of The Complete Work of Charles Darwin Online, Bye-Fellow of Christ's College and Member of Council for the British Society for the History of Science. Dr van Wyhe is currently co-editing a volume of Darwin's field notebooks and a volume of his shorter publications. He has written for The Guardian, New Scientist, USA Today and The Independent. He lives in Cambridge.
Title: Darwin (Hardcover)
Publication Date: 2008
Book Condition: New
Book Description Andre Deutsch, UK, 2008. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Hardback 2008 First Edition in Fine condition in a Fine slip-case; 64 pages with many colour and b/w illustrations and some facsimile documents in wallets. 10 x 11.25 inches. The book weighs 1.46 kg so extra postage will be requested. Seller Inventory # 007488
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Book Description Andre Deutsch Ltd, London, 2008. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. Andre Deutsch Hardback in slipcase 2008. 1.4KG. Clean and tight. All the Facsimile Documents are in place. Sent FIRST CLASS RECORDED NEXT WORKING DAY OR SOONER securely boxed in cardboard. ref OFFBBITALREN. Charles Darwin: The Story of the Man and His Theories of Evolution. Book Contains Rare and Newly Researched Removable Facsimile Documents of Historic Importance. Seller Inventory # 031729
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