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Author Berra, Tim M., 1943-

Title Darwin and his children : his other legacy / Tim M. Berra
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 248 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1. Darwin's Paradigm Shift; 2. Charles and Emma; 3. William Erasmus Darwin (1839-1914); 4. Anne Elizabeth Darwin (1841-1851); 5. Mary Eleanor Darwin (1842-1842); 6. Henrietta Emma Darwin (1843-1927); 7. George Howard Darwin (1845-1912); 8. Elizabeth Darwin (1847-1926); 9. Francis Darwin (1848-1925); 10. Leonard Darwin (1850-1943); 11. Horace Darwin (1851-1928); 12. Charles Waring Darwin (1856-1858); Epilogue; Appendix 1: Timeline; Appendix 2: Cast of Characters; References; About the Author; Also by Tim M. Berra; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K
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Summary While much has been written about the life and works of Charles Darwin, the lives of his ten children remain largely unexamined. Most ""Darwin books"" consider his children as footnotes to the life of their famous father and close with the death of Charles Darwin. This is the only book that deals substantially with the lives of his children from their birth to their death, each in his or her own chapter. Tim Berra's Darwin and His Children: His Other Legacy explores Darwin's marriage to his first cousin, Emma Wedgwood, a devout Unitarian, who worried that her husband's lack of faith would keep
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 -- Family
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
Darwin family
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882.
Darwin family.
Evolution (Biology)
Naturalists -- England -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Science & Technology.
Evolution (Biology)
Families.
Naturalists.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Evolution.
England.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2013003193
ISBN 0199309450
1299718701
9780199309450
9781299718708