The Voyage of the Beagle

From volcanoes in the Galapagos to the coral reefs of Australia, The Voyage of the Beagle documents the young naturalist’s encounters with some of the earth’s most stunning features.

The Voyage of the Beagle

The Voyage of the Beagle

The riveting firsthand account of the historic voyage that led to the theory of evolution When the HMS Beagle set sail in 1831, the science of biology was not far removed from the Dark Ages. When the ship returned to England nearly five years later, Charles Darwin had the makings of a theory that would revolutionize our understanding of the natural world. From volcanoes in the Galapagos to the coral reefs of Australia, The Voyage of the Beagle documents the young naturalist’s encounters with some of the earth’s most stunning features. Darwin’s observations of the people, places, and events he experienced make for compelling reading and offer a fascinating window into the intellectual development of his ideas about natural selection. A brilliant travelogue and a revealing glimpse into the Victorian mindset, The Voyage of the Beagle is an indispensable companion volume to On the Origin of Species. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.

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The Voyage of the Beagle
Language: un
Pages: 496
Authors: Charles Darwin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-03 - Publisher: Modern Library

In 1831, Charles Darwin embarked on an expedition that, in his own words, determined my whole career. The Voyage of the Beagle chronicles his five-year journey around the world and especially the coastal waters of South America as a naturalist on the H.M.S. Beagle. While traveling through these unexplored countries
The Voyage of the Beagle
Language: un
Pages: 480
Authors: Charles Darwin
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

Darwin's notes from his 1831 trip provide an account of the HMS "Beagle" and the first hints of his theory of evolution and natural selection
The Voyage of the Beagle
Language: un
Pages: 448
Authors: Charles Darwin
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-26 - Publisher: Open Road Media

The riveting firsthand account of the historic voyage that led to the theory of evolution When the HMS Beagle set sail in 1831, the science of biology was not far removed from the Dark Ages. When the ship returned to England nearly five years later, Charles Darwin had the makings
The Voyage of the Beagle
Language: un
Pages: 480
Authors: Charles Darwin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-25 - Publisher: Zenith Press

"The first fully illustrated edition of Charles Darwin's account of the second voyage of the HMS Beagle, featuring excerpts from related works, letters by Darwin, and other supplementary resources."--
The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin
Language: un
Pages: 269
Authors: Charles Darwin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-02 - Publisher:

A Vivid Travel Memoir and Detailed Scientific Journal Led to Darwin's Origin of the Species and Theory of Evolution. The Voyage of the Beagle is a book written by Charles Darwin and published in 1839. The Beagle sailed from Plymouth Sound on 27 December 1831 under the command of Captain

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