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Author Quammen, David, 1948-

Title The reluctant Mr. Darwin : an intimate portrait of Charles Darwin and the making of his theory of evolution / David Quammen.

Publication Info. New York : Atlas Books/Norton, [2006]
2006

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Flagg-Rochelle PL Adult Non Fiction - FRPY-12  576.8 DAR    AVAILABLE
 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  B DARWIN    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-1  576.82 QUA    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Biography - NLBB-1  B DAR    AVAILABLE
 Putnam County SD 535 - HS Adult Biography - PCHG-2  92 DAR    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Biography - RIPG-1  B DARWIN    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  576.82 DAR    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 304 pages ; 22 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Great discoveries
Great discoveries.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-283) and index.
Contents Home and dry : an introduction -- The fabric falls : 1837-1839 -- The kiwi's egg : 1842-1844 -- Point of attachment : 1846-1851 -- A duck for Mr. Darwin : 1848-1857 -- His abominable volume : 1858-1859 -- The fittest idea : 1860 to the future -- The last beetle : 1876-1882.
Subject Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882.
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882.
Natural selection.
Naturalists -- England -- Biography.
Selection, Genetic -- England -- Biography.
History, 19th Century -- England -- Biography.
Science -- history -- England -- Biography.
ISBN 0393059812 (hardcover)
9780393059816 (hardcover)

 
    
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