On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, Or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life

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Murray, 1861 - 538 pages
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Just thick prose, and nothing all that interesting yet. - Goodreads
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And his writing style is not concise or easy to follow. - Goodreads
Beautiful insight, and many illustrative examples. - Goodreads
Very difficult to read, however interesting. - Goodreads
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Review: The Origin of Species

User Review  - Joey - Goodreads

I didn't give this book any stars. First, Darwin was a scientist, not a novelist. His writing is terrible. Second, this is a science book expounding on the theory of evolution. How do you rate ... Read full review

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User Review  - Noreen - Goodreads

This is the book that started it all, and after reading Evolution by Carl Zimmer, I finally felt ready to tackle it. I had read much by Zimmer and others such as Dawkins, Prothero, and Gould. I don't ... Read full review

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