Strian which is technically true although he was born and spent most of his life in what is now the Czech Republic he spent most of his life in an Abbey in my home town actually Nevertheless the book captures Darwin s inner struggle between his life s work as a naturalist and his expected role as a clergyman further nderlined by the fact that he sat on his work for such a long time before publishing I also like the way it corrects the small meanders in Darwin s theory which have since been explored and refined by others and how it introduces "the works
others both authors by whose works Darwin "works of others both those authors by whose works Darwin influenced such as Lyell Lamarck and Malthus and those who sed his work as a basis to build their own theories such as Gould and Dawkins A stunning achievement It s difficult to condense Darwin s observations and ideas down to the amount of words. T it was released on November 24 1859 Darwin's masterwork has been heralded for changing the course of science and condemned for its implied challenges to religionIn Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species author Michael Keller and illustrator Nicolle Rager Fuller introduce a new generation of readers to the origi. Michael Keller and illustrator Nicolle Rager Fuller introduce a new generation of readers to the origi. ,of others both
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A Way Into Learningway into learning this topic that was With stunning illustrations and excerpts from the Darwin s work this book explains and simplifies the concepts of natural selection and evolution How scholarly can a graphic novel be This one is surprisingly good though most of its four stars are for the drawings which are just amazing Other than that it is all here speciation isolation genetic drift natural selection niche exploitation sexual selection My problems with the text are small factual ones From the great Ostrich in Africa to its smaller cousins the rhea and emu in South America Forgetting to add and Australia is a small oversight and the origins of the emu are mentioned later on The Tasmanian Tiger is "Referred To As The Tasmanian Wolf Gregor "to as the Tasmanian wolf Gregor is described as Au. A stunning graphic adaptation of one of the most famous contested and important books of all timeFew books have been as controversial or as historically significant as Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection or the Preservation of Favored Races in the Struggle for Life Since the momen.
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Available in a graphic format but this book does a wonderful job it Great illustrations and careful and precise wording are the order Great illustrations and careful and precise wording are the order the day in the work This is certainly than just an adaptation of Darwin s On the Origin of Species It footnotes pdated information indicating where Darwin was not completely clear on some issues such as inheritance and it has a whole section at the end that extends Darwin s ideas to include those in genetics and other areas that when allied with Darwinian natural selection serve to create the modern synthesis of Darwinism with genetics Very well done My only complaint is the visual appearance of the book The text is hand written and very thin pale and hard to read The illustrations were charming and a nice accompaniment to the text but not of the best ality I expected something spectacular but was disappointed. Nal text Including sections about his pioneering "RESEARCH THE BOOK'S INITIAL PUBLIC RECEPTION HIS CORRESPONDENCE WITH "the book's initial public reception his correspondence with leading scientists as well as the most recent breakthroughs in evolutionary theory this riveting beautifully rendered adaptation breathes new life into Darwin's seminal and still polarizing wor.