Meet Charles Darwin, the man and scientist behind one of science’s greatest theories. This book introduces you to Darwin, from his childhood to his last days, and all his great journeys and achievements in between.
Darwin: The Man, His Great Journey, and His Great Theory uses historical details and rare archival documents to tell the story of a man whose work would become the basis for the life sciences for at least 150 years. Intertwining Darwin’s personal life and struggles with his daring adventures aboard the Beagle and his intellectual journey towards his theory of evolution, this book with its easily accessible text and over 160 captivating images personalises one of science’s greatest figures and helps us to better understand a complex but brilliant mind.Written by one of the world’s leading science historians, Dr John Van Wyhe, from the University of Cambridge as well as the Founder and Director of The Complete Works of Charles Darwin Online. He brings a depth of knowledge and insight, that sets this book apart from other Darwin biographies.Book size: 247 x 190 x 19mm
160 pagesAuthor: Dr John Van WyheFormat: HardbackISBN 9780233005362