The origin of species by means of natural selection: The descent of man and selection in relation to sex

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Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1952 - Evolution (Biology) - 659 pages
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The first time I started this book I was in my teens. This time I was able to get past the first fifty pages and found an enjoyable and at times disturbing book. The book contains elements of satire ... Read full review

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This classic series represents the Western canon not without academic controversy. The latest volumes of the Great Books include some women writers, but they are still definitely underrepresented ... Read full review

Contents

THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES Page
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Biographical Note v CHAPTER V
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Causes of variability Effects of habit and the use or tures variable Parts developed in an unusual manner are highly vuriable specific characters more ...
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