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The book that changed America : how Darwin's theory of evolution ignited a nation, Randall Fuller

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The book that changed America : how Darwin's theory of evolution ignited a nation
Title
The book that changed America
Title remainder
how Darwin's theory of evolution ignited a nation
Statement of responsibility
Randall Fuller
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the impact of Charles Darwin's "On the Origin of Species" on a diverse group of writers, abolitionists, and social reformers, including Henry David Thoreau and Bronson Alcott, against a backdrop of growing tensions and transcendental idealism in 1860 America
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fuller, Randall
Dewey number
576.8/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH365.O8
LC item number
F85 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Evolution (Biology.)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • SCIENCE
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • United States
Label
The book that changed America : how Darwin's theory of evolution ignited a nation, Randall Fuller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins. The book from across the Atlantic ; Gray's botany ; Beetles, birds, theories ; Word of mouth ; Making a stir ; A night at the Lyceum ; The nick of time -- Struggles. Bones of contention ; Agassiz ; The what-is-it? ; A spirited conflict ; Into the vortex ; Tree of life ; A jolt of recognition ; Wildfires -- Adaptations. Discord in Concord ; Moods ; Meditations in a garden ; The succession of forest trees ; Race of the Old World ; A cold shudder -- Transformations. At Down House ; The ghost of John Brown ; In the transcendental graveyard
Control code
949142721
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 294 pages
Isbn
9780525428336
Lccn
2016010344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)949142721
Label
The book that changed America : how Darwin's theory of evolution ignited a nation, Randall Fuller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins. The book from across the Atlantic ; Gray's botany ; Beetles, birds, theories ; Word of mouth ; Making a stir ; A night at the Lyceum ; The nick of time -- Struggles. Bones of contention ; Agassiz ; The what-is-it? ; A spirited conflict ; Into the vortex ; Tree of life ; A jolt of recognition ; Wildfires -- Adaptations. Discord in Concord ; Moods ; Meditations in a garden ; The succession of forest trees ; Race of the Old World ; A cold shudder -- Transformations. At Down House ; The ghost of John Brown ; In the transcendental graveyard
Control code
949142721
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 294 pages
Isbn
9780525428336
Lccn
2016010344
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)949142721

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