The Voyage of the Beagle

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Borgo Press, 2008 - Biography & Autobiography - 560 pages
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Facsimile reprint of the 1909 Collier edition. Complete with illustrations and notes.

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User Review  - Cecrow - LibraryThing

This record from the 1830s describes the second HMS Beagle survey expedition. Captain Robert Fitzroy thought that a follow-up survey would benefit from having a naturalist onboard, and the recently ... Read full review

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User Review  - NeilRoyMcFarlane - LibraryThing

I didn't find this book tedious at all (as one reviewer below did). I found it enthralling from beginning to end. Here is a young man setting out on a five-year voyage (not a quick return flight to ... Read full review

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Charles Darwin, a British naturalist, geologist, biologist, and author, revolutionized the science of biology by developing the theory of evolution by natural selection.

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