Island Life: Or, The Phenomena and Causes of Insular Faunas and Floras, Including a Revision and Attempted Solution of the Problem of Geological Climates

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Harper & brothers, 1881 - Biogeography - 522 pages
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Wallace's knowledge of animal and plant species of the world was truly phenomenal, allowing him to notice differences in their geographical distribution that would lead to his theorizing on evolution ... Read full review

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Read this book! If you have an interest in natural history of the study of evolution, than take the time to read this book. Wallace was a talented observer of life and his ideas are really quite brilliant. Read full review

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Contents

CHAPTER I
3
CHAPTER II
12
CLASSIFICATION OF THE FACTS OF DISTRIBUTION ZOOLOGICAL REGIONS
30

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