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A few years ago, probably after watching Master and Commander, I read about Charles Darwin but only his trip on the Beagle. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Cabin Dweller
Well worth the cost. Facts and insights are shared that are not found in other texts.Published 13 months ago by Ninian
This superb book uses Darwin's letters, diary, notebooks and the literature to paint an honest and detailed picture of the man - some warts an all. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Dr Mike Sutton
Bought this for my husband, a voracious reader, and he loved it so much that he asked about other books by this writer. Seems it was a great read and he gave it 5 stars.Published 21 months ago by Sandra Henry-Stocker
My background is chemical eng. I like reading the cradle of civilisation, astronomy, physics, archaeology, palaeontology, biology, anthropology, electronics. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Jonatan Sutrisna
The book is excelent. Offers an in deep view of Darwin, as a man,as a Scientis, and of his own " evolution" as a person. Read morePublished on November 24, 2013 by Alejandro Sos
A new picture of Darwin that incorporates his personality, his business life, his domestic life, his science and most of all his fears, is presented here. Read morePublished on September 21, 2013 by Herbert L Calhoun
I had read much about Darwin before, but most of it obviously cliche-ridden, and was wanting to know more about his work, life and environment in an integrated treatment. Read morePublished on August 17, 2013 by R. Sinclair
One might think it's more than one needs to know about the great man's life but it reads splendidly, pushing forward to the publication of the Origin and modern man's day of... Read morePublished on April 7, 2013 by Dominic Martello