Darwin on evolution : words of wisdom from the father of evolution/ Charles Darwin.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County||576.82 DAR (Text)||78731000499132||Adult Main||Available||-|
|In memory of James H. Tower, MD: by the American History Club of Shelbyville [ wp 2016-08-04 @ SHCPLSC ]|
- ISBN: 9781632206664
- ISBN: 1632206668
- Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) ; 19 cm.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, 2015.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| On the theory and concerns of evolution -- On nature -- On humanity and the struggle for existence -- On religion -- On science -- A mixed reception: Letters concerning the release of On the origin of the species -- Excerpt from The foundation of the origin ... the species: Two essays written in 1842 and 1843.
|Summary, etc.:|| The father of evolution imbibed history with his controversial book On the Origin of Species. As a young scientist studying natural history, Charles Darwin set out on the HMS Beagle for a five-year voyage that would bring him in contact with animal species, plant species, and rock formations all over the world. This voyage established him as an eminent geologist, and his publication of his journal of the voyage established him as a well-known popular author. After continued, careful studying of his findings from his trip around the world, he published one of the most controversial books of history--The Origin of Species--which opposed the church's theory that all species had come into existence at the time of the Creation
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