Evolution: The Triumph of an Idea
Carl Zimmer tells the story of the theory of evolution from Darwin's journey on the Beagle to the controversies of modern evolutionary theory, the understanding of the lethal resurgence of antibiotic resistant diseases and the wave of species extinctions that face us today. The result is a wonderfully accessible account of a remarkable scientific journey, from the emergence to the triumph of an idea.
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Review: Evolution: The Triumph of an IdeaUser Review - Travis - Goodreads
solid overview of Darwin and evolution/natural selection. Easy read and worth the effort. Read full review
Review: Evolution: The Triumph of an IdeaUser Review - David - Goodreads
I finished the book some while ago and now I am re-reading it. I think it is a wonderful introduction to the concept of evolution. It starts with the fascinating story of Charles Darwin on the BEAGLE ... Read full review