Title The Origin Of Species: By Means Of Natural Selection Or The Preservation Of Favored Races In The Struggle For Life.
Book Condition Softcover. Very good condition.
Edition Second Printing. Modern Library Paperback Edition.
Publisher Modern Library, New York: 1998.
0375751467 / 9780375751462
Seller ID 29421X1
The famous classic on evolution that exploded into public controversy and revolutionized the course of science. Darwin's theory that species derive from other species by a gradual evolutionary process and that the average level of each species is heightened by the "survival of the fittest" stirred up popular debate to fever pitch. Contains an Index.
(Key Words: Charles Darwin, Zoology, Bees, Science, Evolution, Species, Alfred Wallace, Domestication, Sterility, Seeds, Biology, Plants, New Zealand, Thomas Huxley, Gray, Dogs, Birds, Animals, Wollaston, Giraffes, Tails, Troglodytes, Shells, Salt Water, Pigeons, Peaches, Isaac Newton, Fritz Muller, Mongrels, G. H. Lewes, Insects, Hybrids, Asa Gray, Geoffroy St. Hilaire, Galapagos Islands, Extinction, Dianthus, Cirripedes, Cats, Bees, Louis Agassiz).