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On Extinction, How We Became Estranged from Nature

NAT259
Melanie Challenger
Counterpoint
2012
383
1619020181
HARD COVER
Travel Narrative
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From an abandoned mine in England to South Georgia's old whaling stations, a sojourn in South America and a visit to the Inuit in Canada, Challenger travels in search of the stories behind lost species.
$28.00

The Beagle Record

REF42
Richard Darwin Keynes (Editor)
Cambridge University Press
2012
424
0521338557
PAPER
Reference
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0
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This 1979 volume gathers together an account of the voyage of H.M.S. Beagle round the world in 1831-36, taken from the letters of Darwin and Fitzroy, Darwin's diary, and the books about the voyage published by Darwin and FitzRoy in 1839. It is illustrated by the pencil drawings and watercolours made by the Beagle's official artist, Conrad Martens, but pictures made on board by other members of the crew are also included.
$64.99

From So Simple a Beginning, Darwin's Four Great Books

NAT83
Charles Darwin, E.O. Wilson (Introduction)
W. W. Norton & Company
2005
1504
0393061345
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
A beautifully presented omnibus edition, in a slipcase, of The Voyage of the Beagle, On the Origin of Species, Descent of Man, and The Expression of Emotions in Man and Animals, each with an introductory essay by E.O. Wilson.
$49.95

Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species, A Graphic Adaptation

SCI277
Michael Keller
St. Martins
2010
192
1605299480
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Strikingly illustrated, each of this graphic adaptation presents a major theme of the Origin of Species, drawing on Darwin's own words. With a chronology, chapters on Darwin's life and times, public reaction to the publication of the Origin of Species and an appreciation of the importance of the Origin of Species today.
$15.99

Darwin Slept Here: Discovery, Adventure and Swimming Iguanas in Charles Darwin's South America

SAF233
Eric Simons
Overlook Press
2010
304
1590202996
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Simons captures the exuberance and wide-eyed wonder of Darwin's adventures in South America in this refreshingly irreverent account.
$14.95

Creation

GBR898
Randal Keynes
Riverhead Books
2009
448
1594484740
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Drawn from never-before-published material, an intimate glimpse into the life of the man who changed our way of seeing the world, presented by his great-great grandson Randal Keynes, tells the story of Darwin's home life, his inner turmoil, his wife Emma, a complex and independent woman, and his beloved daughter Annie, who died at the age of 10. The book is now a film starring the real life couple Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connolly as Darwin and Emma. The movie, like the book, has at its emotional center Darwin's beloved Annie.
$16.00

Charles Darwin, The Concise Story of an Extraordinary Man

SCI239
Tim M. Berra
Johns Hopkins University Press
2008
136
0801891043
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
This authoritative pocket biography, derived from Berra's popular Darwin Days lectures, hits all the high points and includes period paintings, photographs and drawings.
$21.95

On Natural Selection

NAT84
Charles Darwin
Penguin Putnam
2005
128
0143036300
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Darwin's original essay on evolution presented in tandem with a paper by Alfred Russel Wallace to the Linnean Society on July 1, 1858.
$11.00

Ever Since Darwin, Reflections in Natural History

NAT15
Stephen Jay Gould
W. W. Norton & Company
2007
288
0393308189
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
In these delightful essays, enormously well-informed, thoughtful and a joy to read, Gould explicates the wonders of evolution. His essay on natural selection is one of the clearest statements of how evolution works that we've encountered.
$15.95

Evolution, The First Four Billion Years

NAT150
Michael Ruse (Editor), Joseph Travis (Editor)
Harvard University Press
2011
608
067403175X
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Now in paper, this engaging A-to-Z compendium of people, ideas and the science of evolution was published in celebration of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin by Harvard University Press.
$44.00

Between Man and Beast, A Tale of Exploration & Evolution

NAT264
Monte Reel
Doubleday
2013
352
0385534221
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
The deftly told story of Paul Du Chaillu, the nearly forgotten monomaniac who became a celebrity when he introduced Europe to gorillas.
$26.95

Darwin for Beginners

NAT21
Jonathan Miller
Pantheon Books
2003
176
0375714588
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
The man and his ideas, presented in graphic cartoon style by the talented Jonathan Miller.
$15.00

Living With Darwin, Evolution, Design, and the Future of Faith

NAT172
Philip Kitcher
Oxford University Press
2009
208
0195384342
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
An exploration of Darwin's theory and its place at the center of a religious and intellectual firestorm, including some of Darwin's own writing anticipating and debunking the core ideas of Intelligent Design theory.
$12.95

The Book That Changed America, How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation

NAT323
Randall Fuller
Viking
2017
304
052542833X
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
In a convincing history, Fuller gives Darwin a starring role in the run-up to the Civil War, showing how the scientist's ideas became essential to the American antislavery movement. An accessible story of disunion, activism and the power of science.
$27.00

The Voyage of the Beagle, Darwin's Extraordinary Adventure Aboard Fitzroy's Famous Survey Ship

GPS124
James Taylor
Macmillan
2016
192
1844863271
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
The perfect supplement for lovers of Darwin’s classic account (GPS02), this history mixes antique and new illustrations, letters, diary entries, official narratives and charts produced by shipboard artists.
$30.00

The Voyage of the Beagle

GPS113
Charles Darwin
Penguin Putnam
1989
432
014043268X
PAPER
Exploration
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0
0
0
This tale of a young man on a voyage that changed our way of thinking about the world is an excellent introduction to the Galapagos, Beagle Channel, Chile, Tierra del Fuego, the Chilean fjords and the Brazilian coast.
$16.00

Voyage of the Beagle

GPS02
Charles Darwin
Modern Library
2002
468
0375756809
PAPER
Exploration
1
1
0
0
The wide-eyed tale of a young man on a five-year voyage that changed his life -- and our way of thinking about the world. First published in 1839, it is still a marvelous introduction to the wildlife, nature and allure of South America.
$16.00

Angels and Ages: A Short Book About Darwin, Lincoln, and Modern Life

GEN488
Adam Gopnik
Alfred Knopf
2010
272
0307455300
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Gopnik celebrates the lives and meaning of the two great men born on the same day in 1809.
$16.00

Charles Darwin in Cambridge: The Most Joyful Years

GRB253
John Van Wyhe
Aa Balkema
2014
208
9814583979
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Using new research, Wyhe covers Darwin’s years at the University of Cambridge and his ongoing reverence for the university in unprecedented detail.
$24.00

Charles Darwin, A New Life

NAT320
John Bowlby
W. W. Norton & Company
1992
511
0393309304
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
In a vivid and engrossing biography, Bowlby discusses Darwin's friendships and family attachments and the reader witnesses the slow, painful genesis of ideas that are still transforming the world.
$27.95

Charles Darwin, Destroyer of Myths

NAT295
Andrew Norman
Skyhorse
2014
316
1628737255
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
4/1/2014
0
0
0
0
A clear and erudite biography of Charles Darwin, focusing on the changes in Darwin’s thought over time and how his ideas sparked a sea change in modern thought.
$24.95

Charles Darwin: Voyaging, A Biography

GPS29
Janet Browne
Princeton University Press
1996
605
0691026068
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
This first volume of the acclaimed biography of Darwin covers the first part of his life as he develops the earth-shattering ideas that culminate in the publication of On the Origin of Species.
$35.00

Darwin and the Science of Evolution

GPS54
Patrick Tort
Harry N. Abrams
2001
144
0810921367
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
A pocket biography and social history of Darwin in the excellent Discoveries series featuring hundreds of archival photographs and a synopsis of Darwin's life and ideas.
$12.95

Darwin, A Life in Poems

GBR907
Ruth Padel
Alfred Knopf
2009
160
0375711929
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
The poet and great-great granddaughter of Darwin offers this bicentenary biography in verse.
$18.00

Darwin's Armada, Four Voyages and the Battle for the Theory of Evolution

NAT181
Iain McCalman
W. W. Norton & Company
2010
432
0393338770
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
McCalman writes winningly of the lives, times and travels of Joseph Hooker, Thomas Huxley and Alfred Wallace. All three younger men, important in the history of science, were inspired by Darwin and, like him, set out to explore the world: Huxley aboard the Rattlesnake in Australia and New Guinea; Wallace in the Amazon and throughout Southeast Asia; and Darwin's good friend Hooker, later director of Kew Gardens, was a naturalist aboard the Erebus and Terror on James Clark Ross's voyage to the Antarctic.
$18.95

Darwin's Garden, Down House and the Origin of Species

GBR900
Michael Boulter
Counterpoint
2010
256
1582435588
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
A curator at the British Museum, Boulter puts Darwin's rich family life in Kent and his gardens and experiments at the center of his evolutionary ideas.
$15.95

Evolution's Captain

EXP96
Peter Nichols
HarperCollins Publishers
2004
336
0060088788
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Nichols captures the drama, import and adventure of the five-year Voyage of the Beagle in this biography of the troubled Captain Robert FitzRoy.
$15.99

The Autobiography of Charles Darwin 1809-1882

NAT164
Charles Darwin
W. W. Norton & Company
1993
253
0393310698
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
This complete autobiography of Darwin, edited by his grandaughter, contains passages previously omitted by the Darwin family.
$14.95

The Coral Thief

GBR863
Rebecca Stott
Spiegel & Grau
2010
304
0385531486
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Stott takes the facts of young Charles Darwin's life as a medical student and early 19th century ideas about evolution and turns them into this engrossing mystery and historical novel.
$15.00

The Darwin Conspiracy

GPS130
John Darnton
Doubleday
2006
309
1400034833
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
A suspenseful novel set in Victorian England. More than 150 years after Darwin's epic journey, two scholars come across the diaries and letters of Darwin's daughter and uncover a maze of rivalries, deception and closely guarded secrets.
$14.00

To the Edge of the World

WLD85
Harry Thompson
Aa Balkema
2006
789
1596921900
HARD COVER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Thompson dramatizes not just life aboard the Beagle on Darwin's five-year-long voyage, with all its adventure, mishaps and import, but also the intellectual sparring between the religious, emotionally unstable Captain Fitzroy and Charles Darwin in this epic novel of seafaring adventure in the spirit of Patrick O'Brian.
$26.00

40 Years of Evolution, Darwin's Finches on Daphne Major Island

GPS115
Peter R. Grant
Princeton University Press
2014
432
0691160465
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
Evolutionary biologists Peter and Rosemary Grant continue the work of the Charles Darwin, providing a complete evolutionary history of Darwin’s finches.
$52.50

Charles Darwin, The Beagle Letters

SCI243
Frederic Burkhardt (Editor)
Cambridge University Press
2008
500
0521898382
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
Darwin's personal correspondence from his voyage on the Beagle offers particular insight into the mind of the man who would change science, and elucidates the climate of the impending intellectual revolution.
$40.00

Charles Darwin's Beagle Diary

SCI169
Richard Darwin Keynes (Editor)
Cambridge University Press
2003
494
0521003172
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Keynes provides commentary, a selection of watercolor illustrations and drawings and explanatory notes for this definitive edition of Darwin's Beagle Diary, 1831-1836.
$72.00

Charles Darwin's Notebooks, 1836-1844

NAT190
Sydney Smith (Editor), Sandra Herbert (Editor), Peter Gautrey (Editor), Paul H. Barrett (Editor)
Cambridge University Press
2009
760
0521099757
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
This compilation of 11 notebooks and four related manuscripts, including Geology, Transmutation of Species and Metaphysical Enquiries, is an invaluable record of Darwin's scientific thinking and the development of his theory of natural selection.
$124.00

Darwin and the Barnacle, the Story of One Tiny Creature and History's Most Spectacular Scientific Breakthrough

NAT65
Rebecca Stott
W. W. Norton & Company
2004
336
0393325717
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Darwin devoted eight years to the perplexing pedunculated cirripedes, setting the groundwork for his ideas about evolution through natural selection.
$19.95

Darwinism and Its Discontents

SCI164
Michael Ruse
Cambridge University Press
2008
326
052172824X
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Ruse lays out the facts of evolution along with the mechanism, challenges, science and philosophy in this articulate appreciation and overview of "the single best idea anyone has ever had."
$27.99

Darwin's Finches

GPS102
Kathleen Donohue
University of Chicago Press
2011
560
0226157717
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
A professor of biology at Duke with an interest in speciation and the genetic basis of adaptation, Donohue includes illuminating excerpts on our understanding of the finches, from Darwin's initial field notes 150 yeaars ago to the work of David Lack, Peter and Rosemary Grant and other modern ecologists.
$58.00

Darwin's First Theory, Exploring Darwin's Quest for a Theory of Earth

SAM222
Rob Wesson
W. W. Norton & Company
2017
384
1681773163
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
In this historical travelogue, geologist Rob Wesson explores Darwin's first major theory -- not of evolution, but of plate tectonics. Across South America, his scientific jaunts trace Darwin's moments of revelation in understanding the true history of Earth.
$29.95

Darwin's Ghost, The Origin of Species Updated

NAT33
Steve Jones
Random House
2001
377
0345422775
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Jones uses the original chapter headings and structure of Darwin's 1859 bestseller to brilliantly and clearly illuminate our current understanding of evolutionary science.
$17.00

The Birthday Boys

ANT07
Beryl Bainbridge
Carroll & Graff
1994
189
0786702079
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
1
Bainbridge offers an intriguing new perspective on the most famous tale of Antarctic exploration. A gutsy novelist, she writes imaginative chapters from the point of view of five members of Captain Robert Scott's last expedition: Evans, Wilson, Scott, Bowers and Oates.
$10.95

For Kids

Charles Darwin and the Evolution Revolution

GEN12
Rebecca Stefoff
Oxford University Press
1998
126
0195089960
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
This nicely presented account of Darwin for young adults focuses on the social and scientific context of his life and work. It's an excellent short biography. With 19th-century illustrations, cartoons and photos.
$32.95

The Tree of Life: Charles Darwin

GBR388
Peter Sis
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
2016
44
1250073480
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Sis illuminates Darwin's grand life: his travels, ideas and impact, using watercolor and pen-and-ink illustrations. The richly embellished pages feature a gorgeous gatefold spread as well as diary pages, maps and charts.
$8.99

Darwin and Evolution for Kids, His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities

GPS64
Kristan Lawson
Chicago Review Press
2003
160
1556525028
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
An interactive, illustrated biography of Darwin for kids ten and up (and their families). The book, which includes hands-on activities, covers Darwin's career from his youth to his mind-expanding voyage aboard the Beagle to the development of the theory of evolution through natural selection.
$16.95

Inside the Beagle with Charles Darwin

NAT114
Fiona MacDonald
Enchanted Lion Books
2005
48
1592700411
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
MacDonald gives detailed accounts of daily life aboard the Beagle, animals and places encountered, as well as excellent illustrations and a balanced discussion of Darwin's ground-breaking scientific theories. Ages 8 and up.
$19.95

The Voyage of the Beetle, A Journey Around the World With Charles Darwin

GPS83
Anne H. Weaver
University of New Mexico Press
2007
80
082634304X
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Narrated by a bright and witty beetle named Rosie, this illustrated tale introduces Darwin and his ideas to readers of all ages. With beautiful color illustrations, maps and diagrams.
$18.95

One Beetle Too Many, The Extraordinary Adventures of Charles Darwin

GBR817
Kathryn Lasky
Candlewick Press
2009
48
076361436X
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
With lively text and captivating images, this book tells the story of Charles Darwin as a boy and his amazing adventures aboard the Beagle
$17.99

The True Adventures of Charley Darwin

GBR818
Carolyn Meyer
Houghton Mifflin Company
2011
336
0547415648
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
Meyer turns the facts of Darwin's early life in Shrewsbury and his transformation aboard the Beagle into a novel for young adults.
$9.99

Charles and Emma, The Darwins' Leap of Faith

GBR902
Deborah Heiligman
Macmillan
2011
288
0312661045
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Heiligman focuses on Darwin's family life in this compelling biography for ages 12 and up.
$10.99

What Mr Darwin Saw

NAT292
Mick Manning
Frances Lincoln
2014
48
1847801072
PAPER
Science
3/18/2015
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A fascinating and colorful introduction to the journey of HMS Beagle for kids, showing Darwin’s life on the ship and his observations and discoveries in South America. The book concludes with a simplified explanation of the theory of evolution.
$9.95

Charles Darwin's Around-the-World Adventure

GPS126
Jennifer Thermes
Harry N. Abrams
2016
48
1419721208
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
With insets, fun facts, maps and energetic storytelling, this colorful book introduces Charles Darwin and his world-famous journey. Written for kids ages 5 to 7.
$18.95

More Books

Darwin, The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist

GEN13
Adrian Desmond, James Moore
W. W. Norton & Company
1994
808
0393311503
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
An influential, vividly written biography of Darwin by expert James Moore.
$39.95

The Boy on the Back of the Turtle

GPS65
Paul Quarrington
Douglas & McIntyre
2003
247
1550547011
PAPER
Travel Narrative
1/1/2112
0
0
0
0
Humorist, novelist and family man on a quest, Quarrington offers an entertaining account of a Galapagos voyage in the company of his seven-year-old daughter and 70-year-old father.
$14.95

Darwin, His Daughter and Human Evolution

GBR516
Randal Keynes
Riverhead Books
2002
448
1573229555
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
A portrait of Darwin as a family man by a great-great grandson.
$15.00

Darwin, Discovering the Tree of Life

NAT82
Niles Eldredge
W. W. Norton & Company
2005
288
0393059669
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
A companion book to an exhibition organized by the American Museum of Natural History (November 19, 2005 - May 29, 2006), this richly illustrated celebration of Darwin, his life and ideas, brings together manuscripts, artifacts and materials collected by Darwin aboard the Beage with curator Eldredge's illuminating essays on natural selection.
$35.00

Monkeyluv, and Other Essays on Our Lives as Animals

ATP17
Robert M. Sapolsky
Scribner
2006
20224
0743260163
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Sapolsky tackles big questions of what makes us what we are with humor and deft prose in this collection of 18 short magazine articles.
$16.00

Evolution for Everyone, Making Darwin's Theory the New Common Sense

NAT113
David Sloan Wilson
Bantam Doubleday
2007
304
0385340923
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
This witty approach to evolution refutes the myths and misconceptions and demonstrates how evolutionary principles can be applied to almost every aspect of human life.
$17.00

Endless Forms Most Beautiful, The New Science of Evo Devo and The Making of the Animal Kingdom

SCI177
Sean B. Carroll
W. W. Norton & Company
2006
368
0393327795
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Leading genetics researcher Sean Caroll explains how the search for the "holy grail" of biology, embryonic development, has yielded fantastic advances in science and shown that complex life is actually quite simple.
$17.95

Why Darwin Matters, The Case Against Intelligent Design

SCI178
Michael Shermer
Henry Holt
2007
224
0805083065
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Shermer takes in hand Darwin’s biography, as well as contemporary evidence for evolution, to urge Creationists to see the elegance and magnificence of Darwin's great idea.
$17.99

Charles Darwin

NAT123
Adrian Desmond
Oxford University Press
2007
136
0199213542
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
A volume in the the Very Interesting People series by Oxford University Press.
$9.99

Natural Acts, A Sidelong View of Science and Nature

NAT134
David Quammen
W. W. Norton & Company
2009
352
0393333604
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Quammen augments this new edition of his debut collection of essays with a section of his best work since 1985.
$16.95

Charles Darwin: The Origin of Species and the Voyage of the Beagle

NAT142
Charles Darwin
Everyman's Library
2003
1400041279
HARD COVER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
A dual publication of two of the author's influential works includes his nineteenth-century discussion of his revolutionary theory of evolution by means of natural selection and his 1839 account of his journeys to South America and the Pacific Islands.
$32.00

Mr. Darwin's Shooter

AUS201
Roger McDonald
Grove Press
2008
364
0802143563
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
A New York Times Notable Book from one of Australia's most acclaimed authors, this novel presents the dilemma of Syms Covington, who assists aboard the HMS Beagle as a youth but later must grapple with the worldwide moral crises resulting from Darwin's claims.
$14.00

The Naked Brain, How the Emerging Neurosociety Is Changing How We Live, Work, and Love

SCI237
Richard, M.D. Restak
Crown
2007
272
1400098092
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
The renowned neurologist writes with flair and wit about the field he calls "social neuroscience," the study of how the workings of our brains affect our emotions and social interactions -- and how we might control them.
$15.00

Origins: Selected Letters of Charles Darwin 1821-1859

NAT153
Frederic Burkhardt (Editor)
Cambridge University Press
2008
280
0521898625
HARD COVER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
This special anniversary edition of Burkhardt's bestselling work, "Origins: Charles Darwin's Letters: A Selection 1825-1859," now includes previously unpublished letters.
$40.99

On the Origin of Species, The Illustrated Edition

SCI244
Charles Darwin
Sterling Publishing Company
2008
560
1402756399
HARD COVER
Science
0
0
0
0
David Quammen edited and selected the archival prints, drawings and other illustrations for this handsome 200th-anniversary edition of Darwin's eminently readable, landmark book.
$35.00

The Origin of Species

GPS85
Charles Darwin
Modern Library
1998
720
0375751467
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
This reissue of this Modern Library edition coincides with the 150th anniversary of its 1859 publication -- and the 200th anniversary of Darwin's birth.
$12.00

Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs

NAT196
Charles Darwin
NYU
2010
0814720501
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Darwin's original work from The Geology of the Voyage of the H. M. S. Beagle, Part I.
$26.00

Demonic Males, Apes and the Origins of Human Violence

SCI293
Richard Wrangham
Mariner Books
1997
368
0395877431
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
Harvard anthropologist Wrangham and Dale Peterson, who has logged many hours in the field with chimpanzees, make a connection between the violence of male chimps and human tendency to warfare and violence in this provocative book.
$16.95

Naturalists at Sea

NAT279
Glyn Williams
Yale University Press
2013
328
030018073X
HARD COVER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
Peopled with wonderful characters and major figures of Enlightenment science -- among them Louis Antoine de Bougainville, Joseph Banks, John Reinhold Forster, Captain Cook, and Charles Darwin.
$38.00

Worth Looking For

Charles Darwin, The Power of Place

GBR375
Janet Browne
Princeton University Press
2003
624
0691114390
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
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The second half of Browne's magisterial history, full of insight into Victorian science. In this big, engrossing volume she follows the fate of Darwin and his ideas, from the return of the voyage of the Beagle until his death.
$37.50

Reef Madness, Charles Darwin, Alexander Agassiz and the Meaning of Coral

NAT80
David Dobbs
Pantheon Books
2005
306
0375421617
HARD COVER
Science
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Dobbs weaves family drama, Victorian science and oceanography into this spirited history that places the rivalry of Darwin and Agassiz into the great nineteenth-century battle over natural selection.
$25.00

Charles Darwin and the Beagle Adventure

WLD180
A. J. Wood
Candlewick Press
2009
30
0763645389
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Travel Narrative
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MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A scrapbook-format collection that introduces young readers to Darwin's enlightening adventure on the Beagle. Includes diary excerpts, maps, tables, engravings and illustrations in full-color.
$19.99