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The Resource Charles Darwin : Victorian Mythmaker, A.N. Wilson

Charles Darwin : Victorian Mythmaker, A.N. Wilson

Label
Charles Darwin : Victorian Mythmaker
Title
Charles Darwin
Title remainder
Victorian Mythmaker
Statement of responsibility
A.N. Wilson
Title variation
Victorian Mythmaker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A radical reappraisal of Darwin argues that the evolution pioneer was less of an original scientific intellect than a ruthless self-promoter who did not give credit to the actual sages whose ideas he advanced in his history-shaping book
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, A. N.
Dewey number
  • 576.8/2092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
QH31.D2
LC item number
W55 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Naturalists
Label
Charles Darwin : Victorian Mythmaker, A.N. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Great Britain in 2017 by John Murray (Publishers), an Hachette UK Company
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-422) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A symbol -- The old hat -- What he owed to Edinburgh -- Cambridge: Charles Darwin, Gent -- The voyage of the Beagle -- 'Blackbirds... gross-beaks... wren' -- The ladder by which you mounted -- Lost in the vicinity of Bloomsbury -- Half-embedded in the flesh of their wives -- An essay by Mr. Wallace -- A poker and a rabbit -- Is it true? -- The Oxford Debate and its aftermath -- Adios, theory -- Immense generalizations -- Evolution old and new -- Mutual aid
Control code
ocn972213903
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062433497
Lccn
2017039907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
2017/12/12
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)972213903
Label
Charles Darwin : Victorian Mythmaker, A.N. Wilson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in Great Britain in 2017 by John Murray (Publishers), an Hachette UK Company
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373-422) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A symbol -- The old hat -- What he owed to Edinburgh -- Cambridge: Charles Darwin, Gent -- The voyage of the Beagle -- 'Blackbirds... gross-beaks... wren' -- The ladder by which you mounted -- Lost in the vicinity of Bloomsbury -- Half-embedded in the flesh of their wives -- An essay by Mr. Wallace -- A poker and a rabbit -- Is it true? -- The Oxford Debate and its aftermath -- Adios, theory -- Immense generalizations -- Evolution old and new -- Mutual aid
Control code
ocn972213903
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
438 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062433497
Lccn
2017039907
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
2017/12/12
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)972213903

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