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The Portable Darwin (Viking Portable Library)by Charles Darwin
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"Deserves to be as widely read as were the originals when they were first published."—Biological Journal of the Linneas Society. Includes five chapters from The Origin of Speices,complete and unabridged; significant extracts from the works that precede and develop the theory of evolution: The Voyage of the Beagle, The Descent of Man, and The Variations of Animals and Plants; scientific papers, travel writings, letters, and a family memorial; plus a chronology and biography.
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Selected writings are presented with an introduction, a chronology, an epilogue, and a brief bibliography. Alas, no index.
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