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The Autobiography of Charles Darwin 1809-1882
by Charles Darwin, Nora Barlow (Editor)
Paperback - 253 pages Reissue edition (October 1993)
W.W. Norton & Company; ISBN: 0393310698
 
Conrad Martens on the Beagle and in Australia
by Susanna De Vries
Listed under Australian Art
 
The Voyage of the Beagle : Charles Darwin's Journal of Researches
by Charles Darwin, Janet Browne (Editor), Michael Neve (Editor), Michael Neue (Editor)
Paperback - 432 pages (November 1989)
Penguin USA (Paper); ISBN: 014043268X
 
The Origin of Species
by Charles Darwin, Greg Suriano (Editor)
Hardcover - 459 pages
Grammercy; ISBN: 0517123207
 
Charles Darwin's Beagle Diary
by R.D. Keynes (Editor)
Paperback - 504 pages
Cambridge Univ Pr (Short); ISBN: 0521003172

Charles Darwin : The Man and His Influence
(Cambridge Science Biographies Series)
by Peter J. Bowler
Combining biography and cultural history, this study of the controversial Darwin's life and influence shows how his contemporaries were unable to appreciate precisely those aspects of his thinking considered scientifically important today. Amazon.com
Paperback (April )
Cambridge Univ Pr (Pap Txt); ISBN: 0521566681

Charles Darwin : Voyaging : A Biography
by E. J. Browne, Janet Browne
Paperback Reprint edition (April )
Princeton Univ Pr; ISBN: 0691026068

Charles Darwin : A New Life
by John Bowlby
Paperback (October 1992)
W.W. Norton & Company; ISBN: 0393309304

Darwin and the Darwinian Revolution
by Gertrude Himmelfarb
Paperback Reprint edition (March )
Ivan R Dee, Inc.; ISBN: 1566631068
 

Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist
Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist
by Adrian Desmond, James Moore (Contributor)
Paperback Rep edition
W.W. Norton & Company; ISBN: 0393311503
 
The Descent of Man (Great Minds Series)
by Charles Darwin, H. James Birx (Introduction), James Birx (Introduction)
Paperback - 730 pages Reprint edition (December )
Prometheus Books; ISBN: 1573921769

The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex
by Charles Robert, Darwin, John Tyler Bonner (Introduction), Robert M. May (Introduction)
Paperback - 475 pages (August 1981)
Princeton Univ Pr; ISBN: 0691023697

Darwin on Evolution : The Development of the Theory of Natural Selection
by Charles Darwin, Thomas F. Glick, David Kohn
Paperback
Hackett Pub Co; ISBN: 0872202852

Darwinism Evolving : Systems Dynamics and the Genealogy of Natural Selection
by David J. Depew, Bruce Weber (Contributor)
Listed under Evolution

Dominion
by Niles Eldredge, Niles Eldridge
Paperback - 190 pages Reprint edition (March )
Univ California Press; ISBN: 0520208455
 

The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals
The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals
by Charles Darwin, Paul Ekman (Editor)
Hardcover - 448 pages 3rd edition (April )
Oxford Univ Pr (Trade); ISBN: 0195112717
 
Evolution and the Diversity of Life : Selected Essays
by Ernst Mayr
Listed under Evolution

The Geology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle, Part 1 : Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs (Works of Charles Darwin, Vol 7)
by Charles Darwin, Paul H. Barrett, R.B. Freeman
Hardcover (November 1987)
New York Univ Pr; ISBN: 0814717926

Darwin and the Emergence of Evolutionary Theories of Mind and Behavior
(Science and Its Conceptual Foundations)
by Robert J. Richards
Paperback Reprint edition (July 1989)
University of Chicago Press; ISBN: 0226712001

Mapping Men and Empire : A Geography of Adventure
by Richard Phillips
The heroes of adventure fiction have led readers through distant discoveries and exotic encounters for over three centuries. But where exactly have they taken us and what have they shown? 

Produced and consumed in vast quantities from the eighteenth through the twentieth-centuries, adventure stories map both European and non-European peoples and places. Robinson Crusoe maps a white male, Christian, middle-class adventurer -- a vision for Britain -- and a petit-bourgeois, settled island with a white master and a black slave -- a vision for British colonialism. These exotic yet uncomplicated settings serve to neutralize and normalize constructs that seem implausible in more immediately familiar settings. But beneath the superficial realism of adventure stories there lies an undercurrent of ambivalence, which makes adventures' maps more fragile than they appear. 
Paperback (November )
Routledge; ISBN: 0415137721
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Mr. Darwin's Shooter
Mr. Darwin's Shooter
by Roger McDonald
A novel based on the diaries of Syms Covington who accompanied Darwin on the Beagle. Highly praised.
Paperback: 365 pages (January 31, )
Penguin USA (Paper); ISBN: 0140288597
 
On the Origin of Species -  a Facsimile of the First Edition
by Charles Darwin, Ernst W. Mayr (Designer)
Paperback (July 1975)
Harvard Univ Pr; ISBN: 0674637526

One Long Argument : Charles Darwin and the Genesis of Modern Evolutionary Thought
by Ernst Mayr
Paperback Reprint edition (February 1993)
Harvard Univ Pr; ISBN: 0674639065

The Beak of the Finch : A Story of Evolution in Our Time
Jonathan Weiner
On the Galapagos Islands Charles Darwin gave his first hint at his theory of natural selection, writing about the finches he studied there. In Darwin's time there was no proof of this theoretical mechanism for evolution. Indeed it would have been thought absurd to imagine observing it actually happen; the process was thought to take geological time spans. Weiner, an outstanding science journalist, details research done in the last 20 years that proves otherwise. Biologists Peter and Rosemary Grant have documented the evolution of Darwin's Galapagos finches, demonstrating that it is neither rare nor slow, but can be watched by the hour. Weiner's superb account reads like a thriller and won the1995 Pulitzer Prize for nonfiction. Amazon.com
Listed under Finches

Geological Observations on the Volcanic Island and Parts of South America Visited During the Voyage of H M S Beagle
by Charles Darwin
Hardcover (June 1972)
AMS Press; ISBN: 0404084036
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The Zoology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Beagle, Part I: Fossil Mammalia, Part II: Mammalia
by Charles Darwin
Publisher: New York University Press; (November 1987)

The Galapagos Islands : The Essential Handbook for Exploring, Enjoying & Understanding Darwin's Enchanted Islands
by Marylee Stephenson
Paperback - 159 pages (January 1990)
Mountaineers Books; ISBN: 0898862256
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Charles Darwin : Evolution of a Naturalist (Makers of Modern Science)
by Richard Milner
Hardcover (March )
Facts on File, Inc.; ISBN: 0816025576
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HMS Beagle : Survey Ship 'Extraordinary
by Karl-Heinz Marquardt
Hardcover - 128 pages (April )
Brasseys Inc; ISBN: 0851777031
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HMS Beagle : The Story of Darwin's Ship
by Keith Stewart Thomson, Townsend Moore (Illustrator)
Hardcover - 320 pages
W.W. Norton & Company; ISBN: 0393037789
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H.M. Bark Endeavour
by Ray Parkin
Listed under Captain James Cook

Charles Darwin in Western Australia : A Young Scientist's Perception of an Environment (Western Australian Experience Series)
by Patrick Armstrong
(Paperback - February 1986)
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A man who dares to waste an hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
- Charles Darwin

A mathematician is a blind man in a dark room looking for a black cat which isn't there.
- Charles Darwin

Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
- Charles Darwin

The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference.
- Charles Darwin


 

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