0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin

A series of special editions of the best popular science books to explore the patterns of our planet. Designed by Patternity, the award-winning creative studio and pattern consultancy.
Discover this beautiful special edition of Charles Darwin's groundbreaking theory on human evolution.

When the eminent naturalist Charles Darwin returned from South America on board the HMS Beagle in 1836, he brought with him the notes and evidence that would form the basis of a world-changing theory- the evolution of species by a process of natural selection.
This theory, published as On the Origin of Species in 1859, is the basis of modern biology and the concept of biodiversity. Its publication sparked a fierce scientific, religious and philosophical debate, which continues to this day.

PATTERNS OF LIFE- SPECIAL EDITIONS OF GROUNDBREAKING SCIENCE BOOKS

Buy The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781784873622
ISBN-10: 1784873624
Format: Paperback / softback
(178mm x 129mm x 32mm)
Pages: 528
Imprint: Vintage Classics
Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Publish Date: 10-Jan-2019
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Origin of Species book by Charles Darwin and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin was born on 12 February 1809 in Shropshire, England. He was educated at Edinburgh University and Christ's College, Cambridge. Between 1831 and 1836 he travelled in South America aboard the HMS Beagle to explore the geology and natural history of the area, and published his journal of findings in 1839. His most famous book On the Origin of the Species by Means of Natural Selection, appeared in 1859 and is arguably one of the most important scientific works ever published. The theories of evolution and natural selection proposed in this book and The Descent of Man (1871) are still the subject of intense debate and scrutiny today. Charles Darwin died on 19 April 1882 and was buried in Westminster Abbey.

A Preview for this title is currently not available.