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Product Description: Charles Darwin is often credited with discovering evolution through natural selection, but the idea was not his alone. The naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace, working independently, saw the same process at work in the natural world and elaborated much the same theory...read more

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9780674729698 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 16, 2014, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Charles Darwin is often credited with discovering evolution through natural selection, but the idea was not his alone.

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Product Description: A giant of the discipline of biogeography and co-discoverer of natural selection, Alfred Russel Wallace was the most famous naturalist in the world when he died in 1913. To mark the centennial of Wallace's death, James Costa offers an elegant edition of the "Species Notebook" of 1855-1859, which Wallace kept during his legendary expedition in peninsular Malaysia, Indonesia, and western New Guinea...read more

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9780674724884 | Fac ant edition (Harvard Univ Pr, November 7, 2013), cover price $52.50 | About this edition: A giant of the discipline of biogeography and co-discoverer of natural selection, Alfred Russel Wallace was the most famous naturalist in the world when he died in 1913.

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Product Description: Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science. Now James T. Costa―experienced field biologist, theorist on the evolution of insect sociality, and passionate advocate for teaching Darwin in a society in which a significant proportion of adults believe that life on earth has been created in its present form within the last 10,000 years―has given a new voice to this epochal work...read more
By James T. Costa (contributor)

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9780674032811, titled "The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On the Origin of Species" | Belknap Pr, May 30, 2009, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science.

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9780674060173, titled "The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On The Origin of Species" | Belknap Pr, April 15, 2011, cover price $25.50 | About this edition: Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science.

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Product Description: Asked to name an insect society, most of us--whether casual or professional students of nature--quickly point to one of the so-called eusocial marvels: the ant colony, the beehive, the termite mound, the wasp nest. Each is awe-inspiring in its division of labor--collective defense, foraging, and nestbuilding...read more
By James T. Costa, Bert Holldobler (foreword by) and Edward O. Wilson (contributor)

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9780674021631 | Belknap Pr, September 30, 2006, cover price $82.50 | About this edition: Asked to name an insect society, most of us--whether casual or professional students of nature--quickly point to one of the so-called eusocial marvels: the ant colony, the beehive, the termite mound, the wasp nest.

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