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Alfred Russel Wallace

James Marchant

Alfred Russel Wallace

letters and reminiscences.

by James Marchant

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL13790267M

Alfred Russel Wallace discovered the concept of evolution by natural selection. Although now rarely mentioned as the discoverer (Darwin, who discovered the theory independently, is usually cited) Wallace enjoyed a high reputation in his lifetime and received many of science’s most prestigious awards. About the Book For years Alfred Russel Wallace was little more than an obscure adjunct to Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution. Remembered only for prompting Darwin to write On the Origin of Species by sending Darwin his own letter proposing a theory of natural selection, Wallace was rightly dubbed.

Alfred Russel Wallace is a famous naturalist and humanist who is known for his revolutionary discovery of the theory of evolution and natural selection. In , Alfred Russel Wallace, aged thirty-five, weak with malaria, isolated in the Spice Islands, wrote to Charles Darwin: he had, he said excitedly, worked out a theory of natural selection. Darwin was aghast — his work of decades was about to be scooped. Within two weeks, his outline and Wallace’s paper were presented jointly in London.

Jan 02,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks; 18 by Alfred Russel Wallace; Darwinism () by Alfred Russel Wallace. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Wallace, Alfred Russel, LoC No. Title: Darwinism () An exposition of the theory of Cited by: Alfred Russel Wallace was a British naturalist and explorer. He is best known for proposing a theory of natural selection which is believed to have prompted Charles Darwin to publish his own thuoctrigiatruyenbaphuong.come performed extensive fieldwork, first in the Amazon River basin and then in the Malay Archipelago/5.


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Materials on and by the English naturalist and social critic Alfred Russel Wallace (), including bibliographies, lists, commentaries, a biography, and the full-text of hundreds of his writings.“An Alfred Russel Wallace Companion is a truly comprehensive examination of the ruminations and writings of one of the most remarkable men of the Victorian era, the co-discoverer of the theory of natural selection with Charles Darwin.

This book is so thorough in its analysis of a protean mind that it is difficult to imagine that it will or.Wallace Online is the first complete edition of the writings of Alfred Russel Wallace, including the first compilation of his specimens and the only way to search all of his publications with a powerful search engine.

The project is directed by John van Wyhe, assisted by Kees Rookmaaker, at the National University of Singapore, in collaboration with the Wallace Page by Charles H.

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