The Origin of Species
First published in 1859, this landmark book on evolutionary biology was not the first to deal with the subject, but it went on to become a sensation—and a controversial one for many religious people who could not reconcile Darwin’s science with their faith. Darwin worked on the book for over 20 years before its publication. The radical crux of his scientific theory was the idea of natural selection, which meant that chance, not a divine Creator, played a great role in humanity's advancement and that individuals who weren't physically able to adapt with the greater populace died off.
What people are saying - Write a review
The BIBLE of BiologyUser Review - Preyas Pandya - Flipkart
A must have for every biology student. Charles Darwin has been an inspiration for aspiring biologists like me and several others. This book is a high level book and include all the meticulously researched and proven principles of evolution as suggested by Sir Charles Darwin. Amazing Book! Read full review
A Work of Genius and Intensive LabourUser Review - Diksha Kale - Flipkart
Charles Darwin faced hell for writing the most revolutionary book in the history of biology. But after finishing this book, I am sure he felt it was all worth it. Mind you, this is not a coffee table ... Read full review