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Product Description: Secord gives a dazzlingly detailed account of this scientific trench warfare and its social consequences. One ends up with a marvellous feeling for the major taxonomic enterprises in Darwin's younger day: mapping, ordering, conquering 'taming the chaos" of the strata...read more

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9780691634746 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Secord gives a dazzlingly detailed account of this scientific trench warfare and its social consequences.
9780691084176 | Princeton Univ Pr, August 1, 1986, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: Secord gives a dazzlingly detailed account of this scientific trench warfare and its social consequences.

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9780691605845 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $68.00 | About this edition: Secord gives a dazzlingly detailed account of this scientific trench warfare and its social consequences.
9780691024417 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, March 1, 1990), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This book aims at serious goals and achieves all of theirs.

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Product Description: This volume is part of the definitive edition of letters written by and to Charles Darwin, the most celebrated naturalist of the nineteenth century. Notes and appendixes put these fascinating and wide-ranging letters in context, making the letters accessible to both scholars and general readers...read more
By Frederick Burkhard (editor), Charles Darwin, Samantha Evans (editor), Francis Neary (editor) and James A. Secord (editor)

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9781107134362 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 30, 2015, cover price $152.00 | About this edition: This volume is part of the definitive edition of letters written by and to Charles Darwin, the most celebrated naturalist of the nineteenth century.

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Product Description: This volume is part of the definitive edition of letters written by and to Charles Darwin, the most celebrated naturalist of the nineteenth century. Notes and appendixes put these fascinating and wide-ranging letters in context, making the letters accessible to both scholars and general readers...read more
By Frederick Burkhardt (editor), Samantha Evans (editor), Shelley Innes (editor), Francis Neary (editor) and James A. Secord (editor)

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9781107088726 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2015, cover price $152.00 | About this edition: This volume is part of the definitive edition of letters written by and to Charles Darwin, the most celebrated naturalist of the nineteenth century.

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Product Description: The first half of the nineteenth century witnessed an extraordinary transformation in British political, literary, and intellectual life. There was widespread social unrest, and debates raged regarding education, the lives of the working class, and the new industrial, machine-governed world...read more

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9780226203287 | Univ of Chicago Pr, April 3, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The first half of the nineteenth century witnessed an extraordinary transformation in British political, literary, and intellectual life.
9780333698105, titled "International Trade Policy and the Pacific Rim: Proceedings of the Iea Conference Held in Sydney, Australia" | Macmillan Pub Ltd, June 1, 1999, cover price $20.01 | also contains International Trade Policy and the Pacific Rim: Proceedings of the Iea Conference Held in Sydney, Australia | About this edition: International trade and investment have flourished in the Asia Pacific region.

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Product Description: This volume is part of the definitive edition of letters written by and to Charles Darwin, the most celebrated naturalist of the nineteenth century. Notes and appendixes put these fascinating and wide-ranging letters in context, making the letters accessible to both scholars and general readers...read more
By Janet Browne (editor), Frederick Burkhardt (editor), Samantha Evans (editor), Shelley Innes (editor) and James A. Secord (editor)

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9781107052147 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 24, 2014, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This volume is part of the definitive edition of letters written by and to Charles Darwin, the most celebrated naturalist of the nineteenth century.

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Product Description: This volume is part of the definitive edition of letters written by and to Charles Darwin, the most celebrated naturalist of the nineteenth century. Notes and appendixes put these fascinating and wide-ranging letters in context, making the letters accessible to both scholars and general readers...read more
By Janet Browne (editor), Frederick Burkhardt (editor), Samantha Evans (editor), Shelley Innes (editor) and James A. Secord (editor)

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9781107038448 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 31, 2013, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This volume is part of the definitive edition of letters written by and to Charles Darwin, the most celebrated naturalist of the nineteenth century.

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Product Description: This pivotal volume in the definitive edition of Charles Darwin's letters covers the year 1871, the year in which Descent of Man, Darwin's first public statement on human evolution, was published. The large number of letters in this year - more than 800 - reflects the excitement this caused...read more
By Janet Browne (editor), Frederick Burkhardt (editor), Samantha Evans (editor), Alison M. Pearn (editor) and James A. Secord (editor)

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9781107016484 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 7, 2012, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: This pivotal volume in the definitive edition of Charles Darwin's letters covers the year 1871, the year in which Descent of Man, Darwin's first public statement on human evolution, was published.

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Product Description: This unique anthology brings together a marvelous collection of Darwin's most accessible and significant writings, providing the most fully rounded picture of his ideas to be found in a single volume. This marvelous book presents readers with the key chapters of his most important books, including excerpts from the Journal of Researches on the Beagle voyage (1845), the Origin of Species (1859), and the Descent of Man (1871), along with the full, authoritative text of Darwin's delightful autobiography Recollections...read more
By James A. Secord (editor)

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9780199208630 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 2, 2009, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: On topics ranging from intelligent design and climate change to the politics of gender and race, the evolutionary writings of Charles Darwin occupy a pivotal position in contemporary public debate.

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9780199580149 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 6, 2010, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This unique anthology brings together a marvelous collection of Darwin's most accessible and significant writings, providing the most fully rounded picture of his ideas to be found in a single volume.

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Product Description: Fiction or philosophy, profound knowledge or shocking heresy? When Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation was published anonymously in 1844, it sparked one of the greatest sensations of the Victorian era. More than a hundred thousand readers were spellbound by its startling vision—an account of the world that extended from the formation of the solar system to the spiritual destiny of humanity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226744117 | Univ of Chicago Pr, October 20, 2003, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Fiction or philosophy, profound knowledge or shocking heresy?

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Product Description: Fiction or philosophy, profound knowledge or shocking heresy? When Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation was published anonymously in 1844, it sparked one of the greatest sensations of the Victorian era. More than a hundred thousand readers were spellbound by its startling vision—an account of the world that extended from the formation of the solar system to the spiritual destiny of humanity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226744100 | Univ of Chicago Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Fiction or philosophy, profound knowledge or shocking heresy?

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Product Description: This lavishly illustrated volume is the first systematic general work to do justice to the fruits of recent scholarship in the history of natural history. Public interest in this lively field has been stimulated by environmental concerns and through links with the histories of art, collecting and gardening...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nicholas Jardine (editor), James A. Secord (editor) and E. C. Spary (editor)

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9780521453943 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1996, cover price $93.99 | About this edition: This lavishly illustrated volume is the first systematic general work to do justice to the fruits of recent scholarship in the history of natural history.

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9780521558945, titled "Cultures of Natural History" | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: This lavishly illustrated volume is the first systematic general work to do justice to the fruits of recent scholarship in the history of natural history.

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Product Description: Originally published anonymously in 1844, Vestiges proved to be as controversial as its author expected. Integrating research in the burgeoning sciences of anthropology, geology, astronomy, biology, economics, and chemistry, it was the first attempt to connect the natural sciences to a history of creation...read more

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9780226100722 | Univ of Chicago Pr, June 1, 1994, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: Originally published anonymously in 1844, Vestiges proved to be as controversial as its author expected.

Paperback:

9780226100739 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, June 1, 1994), cover price $40.00

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